Extreme Capitalism - Corporations Merging with the State

Extreme Capitalism – Corporations Merging with the State   Neo-Liberalism, as a capitalist strategy, died in 2008, a victim of the financial Meltdown. This approach to international finance was based in the International Monetary Fund and the World Bank. The essence of neo-liberalism was for governments to stay out of the way and let market […]

Canadian students RISE in protest as their affordable EDUCATION fees will be a thing of the PAST

RTGlobalReport http://www.youtube.com/watch?feature=endscreen&v=eWPk_qn3e0M&NR=1 Published on June 5, 2012 by RTGlobalReport The Canadian province of Quebec. A region that prides itself on free healthcare and affordable education for its residents. Students here pay a fixed amount for tuition fees, around $2500 a year for all of the colleges and universities. That’s the LOWEST rate in North America […]

New Scientific Analysis Debunks Zoos’ Education Claims

New Scientific Analysis Debunks Zoos’ Education Claims In Defense of Animals says report shows zoos mislead public and media San Rafael, Calif. – A new scientific critique questions claims by zoos and aquariums to be educating the public, finding that a key study conducted by the Association of Zoos and Aquariums (AZA) is fatally flawed […]

FCC Media Ownership Workshop April 20 in Tampa

On April 13, 2010, the FCC announced that it will hold a Media Ownership Workshop at the University of South Florida on Tuesday, April 20, 2010 in Tampa, Florida. How is that for short notice? It almost seems like the FCC doesn’t really want to hear from the public, doesn’t it?

Report on March and Rally to Defend Public Education and where we go from here in our struggles

Readers- As you know I have spent a great deal of time bringing you the news regarding the efforts of ‘By any Means Necessary’, or BAMN (www.bamn.com) and their efforts to stop privatization city by city, but especially in Detroit.  I have done this for the purpose of letting readers know about the struggles against […]

DAN ELLSBERG: MOST DANGEROUS MAN IN THE WORLD

By Saul Landau In 2005, teaching a history class to university juniors and seniors, I mentioned the Vietnam War. I noticed glazed looks in the eyes of several students. I asked a young woman born about a decade after that war had ended: “You know when the Vietnam War occurred, right?” She wrinkled her brow, […]

Charter school in mobbed-up New Jersey refuses to release public records

But what is it that the school board of Oceanside Charter School is trying to hide? Could it be that documents or meeting minutes might show further corruption or indicate collaboration or put the light on some conspiracy hatched with public monies by charter administrators, the board or employees?

School cuts and closures prompt student walk-outs

In fact, I would be looking for students to engage in more walk-outs as they find their future managed by elites and their education ravaged by privatizers and the minions that do their bidding. If this happens city by city, state by state, what the privatizers and fixers like Arne Duncan might find is that like Detroit, there are many school districts that are “bad for business.” Now wouldn’t that be nice.

SAVE OUR CITY! SAVE OUR SCHOOLS!

Stop Bobb and Bing from Privatizing Public Education and Public Services Stop the School Closings—No More Charters If We Unite and Fight We Can Win! Detroit Mass Meeting to Organize and Spread the Campaign of Resistance Against Dismantling Detroit THURSDAY, MAR. 25, 5:30PM Gracious Savior Church, 19484 James Couzens Highway (at Hubbell), Detroit 48235 Get […]