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U.S. Policy in Afghanistan Created Hundreds of Little Dictators

by JBB last modified Mar 30, 2015 07:40 PM
Author and journalist Anand Gopal discusses the legacy of the war in Afghanistan at the Hosftra Conference on the George W. Bush Presidency

The link address is: http://therealnews.com/t2/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=31&Itemid=74&jumival=13547

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'Historic' agreement reached in York University strike

by JBB last modified Mar 30, 2015 07:37 PM
Ella Bedard | York University capitulates on major issues, hard fought battle ends in Union victory.

The link address is: http://rabble.ca/news/2015/03/historic-agreement-reached-york-university-strike-0

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The Anthropocene Myth

by JBB last modified Mar 30, 2015 07:35 PM
by Andreas Malm | Blaming all of humanity for climate change lets capitalism off the hook.

The link address is: https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/03/anthropocene-capitalism-climate-change/

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Migrants in Atlantic Canada: How to survive in a remittance economy

by JBB last modified Mar 28, 2015 01:18 PM
Josie Baker, Katie Mazer | As Atlantic Canadian workers have been forced westward in search of livable incomes and year-round work, temporary foreign workers have come to form the economic linchpin in many rural communities.

The link address is: http://rabble.ca/news/2015/03/migrants-maritimes-how-to-survive-remittance-economy

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Koch-Funded Economist Wants “Less Democracy”

by JBB last modified Mar 28, 2015 01:15 PM
by Ben Norton | CounterPunch

The link address is: http://www.counterpunch.org/2015/03/27/koch-funded-economist-wants-less-democracy/

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Edutopia

by JBB last modified Mar 28, 2015 01:10 PM
by Megan Erickson | Education is not a design problem with a technical solution. It’s a social and political project neoliberals want to innovate away.

The link address is: https://www.jacobinmag.com/2015/03/education-technology-gates-erickson/

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A Letter From Stephen Lewis | CUPE 3902

by R. Dubois last modified Mar 25, 2015 08:36 AM
"Given the rejection of the most recent tentative agreement by members of CUPE3902, I am cancelling my participation in the Munk School of Global Affairs Graduate Student Conference on Thursday, March 26. I join the faculty members, undergraduate students and their families, writers, thinkers, and politicians from all parties and levels of government in calling on the University of Toronto Administration to improve its offer and come to the bargaining table to end the legal labour action of the 6,000 education workers of CUPE3902."

The link address is: http://www.weareuoft.ca/2015/03/23/a-letter-from-stephen-lewis/

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US sits out of annual debate on Palestine | Morning Star

by Graham H. Cox last modified Mar 24, 2015 03:36 PM
"THE United States pointedly refused take the floor at the main United Nations human rights forum yesterday during the annual debate on violations committed in the Palestinian territories. Such a step is unprecedented at the forum, in which Washington has hitherto unfailingly defended Israel."

The link address is: http://www.morningstaronline.co.uk/a-ca6a-US-sits-out-of-annual-debate-on-Palestine

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How Tony Blair Helped Open the Door for ISIS

by JBB last modified Mar 23, 2015 07:16 PM
A Trail of Blunders and Blood Across the Middle East | by Patrick Cockburn | CounterPunch

The link address is: http://www.counterpunch.org/2015/03/23/how-tony-blair-helped-open-the-door-for-isis/

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