The justifications for extreme inequality have collapsed. But only the Green Party is prepared to take the obvious step Read more.
Category archives: economic justice
As the food queues lengthen, the government is giving our money to the super-rich. Read more.
The market has not solved the problem of power: it has simply given it another name. Read more.
Why do we ignore the most blatant transfer of money from the poor to the rich? Read more.
Who do Bono and the ONE campaign really represent: the very poor or the very rich? Read more.
Our record-breaking petition has been dismissed as a stunt by the minister it targets. But it has a serious purpose. Read more.
The line that separates the public from the private sphere is arbitrary, but fiercely policed. Read more.
17 years, and the phone companies still haven’t sorted out the issue of conflict minerals Read more.
How neoliberalism trashed your life, but made the super-rich even richer. Read more.
Robbing the poor, trashing the natural world: Europe’s farm subsidies are an obscenity. Read more.
Why have the Year Zero policies of neoliberalism not been abandoned? Read more.
Here’s why the government’s proposals on executive pay won’t work – and why we need a maximum wage. Read more.
The poorest taxpayers are subsidising the richest people in Europe: and this spending will remain uncut until at least 2020. Read more.
Despite the crisis, it’s still socialism for the 1%, capitalism for the rest. Read more.
Intelligence? Talent? No, the ultra-rich got to where they are through luck and brutality. Read more.