Regents Join the Cap-and-Trade Frenzy Feeding: California and Mexico’s Lacandon Jungle

The following is from Steven Miller.  Steve is a teacher in Oakland and has been an activist for his entire life. This was written late last year but reamains of great importance for it brings up the issues of the Lacandon jungle, the Zapatistas and what we can call the “nuevo conquistadores”.  Similar problems persist […]

Occupy Wall Street: The View from Davos

  A British acquaintance has sent me a link to one of the background documents to be used when world leaders gather for the World Economic Forum in Davos Switzerland January 25th through 29th. The document is called Global Risks 2012. It can be downloaded from http://www3.weforum.org/docs/WEF_GlobalRisks_Report_2012.pdf The World Economic Forum is a Swiss non-profit corporation […]