This planning battle is a fight between the people and a totalitarian model of capitalism. Read more.
Category: corporate power
The “free market thinktanks” and their secret funders are a threat to democracy. Read more.
The US deficit reduction plan makes no sense – until you remember who’s behind the Tea Party movement. Read more.
What do we do about the power of the corporate media? Here’s one answer. Read more.
Why have successive governments been waging war on one of the world’s best health systems? Read more.
Shocking new financial manouevres by the British government show who it’s really working for. Read more.
You thought elections counted for something? Look at what wasn’t in the manifesto. Read more.
Why is a former Greenpeace activist siding with Indonesia’s logging industry? Read more.
The Tea Parties didn’t arise spontaneously: they were boiled up by big business. Read more.
The economic crisis is the disaster the Conservatives have been praying for. Now they can reshape the economy on corporate lines. Read more.
The government’s disastrous new deregulation programme means that the poor will be fouled by the rich. Read more.
Shocked by the hacked emails? Wait till you see what the other side’s been up to. Read more.
Impeded by Gordon Brown, the G20 has decided that bankers won’t be properly regulated. Read more.
Why have government agencies been paying to increase the number of flights? Read more.
The British government’s business department exists to undermine democracy. Read more.
Pay drivers to scrap their cars? We might as well burn ten-pound notes in power stations. Read more.
This is how a government elected to stamp out sleaze became worse than its predecessor. Read more.
Another set of corporations is pressing for public money. Governments should let them die. Read more.