Issue 392 - February 2009
Race and the Global Economy
- Military Bases
- Peace Strategies
- Jim Harney
- Urban Teens
- Labor on the March
In This Issue
Grassroots urban planners are taking back the land, the plans, the ideas of who and what the city is for.
Mode 4 will produce migrant labor on a huge scale, and give corporations and compliant governments the freedom to exploit it without regulation or limits.
|From the Editor's Desk|
|Remitters, Unite!: Migrant Workers Draw on their Financial Power|| |
The money transfer industry is largely unregulated, and extracts wealth from the most economically marginalized communities all over the world.
|Recognizing and Resisting Global Apartheid|| |
A rising movement states that true development lies beyond growth and efficiency and should instead enable dignified lives.
|Justice is Served: Restaurant Workers Organize in the US and Around the World|| |
As long as you’re thinking about sustainable and local food, let’s talk about sustainable labor conditions too, because you’re never going to have a sustainable food system without sustainable labor conditions.
|How Many Divisions?|| |
Only when the horrible scenes from Gaza started to appear on Western TV screens, did world public opinion gradually begin to change.
|We Need a Change in Israel/Palestine Policy|
|Everything Is Different — But our Work Goes on: A Report from United for Justice with Peace|| |
Just as the sources of the crises confronting
|US Workers Have Had Enough: A Call for Labor to Regain its Defiant Voice|| |
A social justice movement cannot
|Imagine. Pray. Resist. Build.|| |
There is something to meeting head-on
|What’s up with the Violence?|| |
I think to myself, if so many teenagers
|SECURITY WITHOUT EMPIRE:A NATIONAL ORGANIZING CONFERENCE ON FOREIGN MILITARY BASES|
|In Brazil, Indians Rejoice as Supreme Court Affirms Land Rights|
|WE, PALESTINIAN AND ISRAELI BEREAVED FAMILIES, MAKE THIS URGENT APPEAL|
|NEW STRATEGIES FOR THE OBAMA ERA|
|STATE OF THE DREAM 2009: THE SILENT DEPRESSION|| |
Resisting the Pull of Violence
|Bits & Peaces|| |
Events, Gatherings, Resources,