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Julie Bindel: An Example of Capitalism Literally Milking the Poor – Truthdig

A writer-activist fighting to end abuse of women explores the breast-milk trade in Cambodia. Source: Julie Bindel: An Example of Capitalism Literally Milking the Poor – Truthdig

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Capitalism Is Just a Story – Rise Up and Create a New One

Source: Capitalism Is Just a Story – Rise Up and Create a New One

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The World’s Biggest Bottled Water Brand Admits: “It’s Just Tap Water” – ORGANIC AND HEALTHY

Source: The World’s Biggest Bottled Water Brand Admits: “It’s Just Tap Water” – ORGANIC AND HEALTHY

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5 Little Known Facts About Africa’s Diamonds the World Should Know – Atlanta Black Star

De Beers Diamond Cartel Was Founded by a White Supremacist De Beers, the company that single-handedly made the diamond industry what it is today, was found Source: 5 Little Known Facts About Africa’s Diamonds the World Should Know – Atlanta … Continue reading

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Is Capitalism Morphing into a Means of Servitude? | The Huffington Post

Source: Is Capitalism Morphing into a Means of Servitude? | The Huffington Post

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The great economic divide explained

Colin Cook discusses the failures of our economic system and why the gap between the “haves” and “have-nots” is only deepening, via a modern-day parable. Source: The great economic divide explained

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The Cancer of Capitalism – » The Australian Independent Media Network

Capitalism by its very definition is exploitative. It relies on winners and losers. Source: The Cancer of Capitalism – » The Australian Independent Media Network

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Inequality Has Gotten So Bad That We’re Offshoring Our Grandparents | The Nation

In the early evening, as the sun starts to sink over the coffee farms and flower plantations, Robert Lawrence likes to stroll along the river that bisects the town of Boquete. Source: Inequality Has Gotten So Bad That We’re Offshoring … Continue reading

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Did we blame the wrong villain for the 2008 financial crisis? Perhaps the real culprit is capitalism itself – Salon.com

Experts obviously point fingers at Wall Street for the collapse, but some things just don’t add up Source: Did we blame the wrong villain for the 2008 financial crisis? Perhaps the real culprit is capitalism itself – Salon.com

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BHS into administration: Former owner Sir Philip Green branded ‘unacceptable face of capitalism’ | Business News | News | The Independent

  Former BHS owner Sir Philip Green has been branded the “unacceptable face of capitalism” and accused of taking hundreds of millions of pounds from the high street chain before running off to “his favourite tax haven” by MPs after … Continue reading

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EU advisors advocate use of military to protect the rich from the poor – 4bitNEWS

Experts at a European Union think-tank are demanding that the EU prepare to put down strikes and protests with military force. Due to the deepening social inequality in a globalised economy and growing military conflicts within the EU’s borders, such … Continue reading

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Capitalism, Free Market Politics

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Time to heed warnings of Syriza’s ex-finance minister Yanis Varoufakis — RT Op-Edge

The former finance minister of Greece says people must work to save democracy from capitalism, otherwise the voracious economic system will completely devour the fragile political philosophy, he warned in a recent talk. Source: Time to heed warnings of Syriza’s … Continue reading

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Global Capitalism: January 2016 Monthly Update

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At Stake in 2016: Ending the Vicious Cycle of Wealth and Power

Source: At Stake in 2016: Ending the Vicious Cycle of Wealth and Pow er

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Making the World Safe for Predatory Capitalism

You can’t live in the United States without hearing celebrations of capitalism and the wonders of entrepreneurship. People such as Steve Jobs and Bill Gates are lauded for making it possible to buy… Source: Making the World Safe for Predatory … Continue reading

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Islam and the birth of Capitalism and Social Responsibility

Early Islam and the Birth of Capitalism proposes a strikingly original thesis—that capitalism first emerged in Arabia, not in late medieval Italian city states as is commonly assumed. Early Islam made a seminal but largely unrecognized contribution to the history … Continue reading

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How Slaves Built American Capitalism

Today marks the 150th anniversary of the abolition of slavery in America and contrary to popular belief, slavery is not a product of Western capitalism; Western capitalism is a product of slavery.… Source: How Slaves Built American Capitalism

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White and Trashed: The collapse of American capitalism — RT Op-Edge

News headlines this week of epidemic drug abuse and mortality among Americans confirm what many observers have already noted – America is in bad, bad shape. Source: White and Trashed: The collapse of American capitalism — RT Op-Edge

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Time to imagine: From ‘Disaster Capitalism’ to a system of our own — RT Op-Edge

Since the founding of the United States, generations have been inculcated with the belief that capitalism is the only acceptable method of economic organization. Isn’t it time for a radical change of thinking? Source: Time to imagine: From ‘Disaster Capitalism’ … Continue reading

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Martin Shkreli on his “altruistic” motives: “I’m a capitalist — I want to create a big drug company” – Salon.com

“There’re a lot of altruistic properties” to raising cost of treating toxoplasmosis from $1,350 to $63,000, he said VIDEO Source: Martin Shkreli on his “altruistic” motives: “I’m a capitalist — I want to create a big drug company” – Salon.com

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Are workers’ cooperatives 
the alternative to capitalism? | International Socialist Review

Source: Are workers’ cooperatives 
the alternative to capitalism? | International Socialist Review

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Is “White Skin Privilege” the Key to Understanding Racism?

Source: Is “White Skin Privilege” the Key to Understanding Racism? We are up against a powerful class of people that we do not stand a chance against if we allow “the narcissism of small differences” (Freud) to continue dividing us. … Continue reading

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Robert Reich: Crony capitalism is crippling the economy – Salon.com

Robert Reich: Crony capitalism is crippling the economy – Salon.com.

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Prophet motive: Dissecting the myths of capitalism that the rich are selling the rest of us.

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The 1 percent are parasites: Debunking the lies about free enterprise, trickle-down, capitalism and celebrity entrepreneurs – Salon.com

The 1 percent are parasites: Debunking the lies about free enterprise, trickle-down, capitalism and celebrity entrepreneurs – Salon.com.

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The damage of Global Capitalism

It’s a lot easier for most of us in America to talk about the excesses of global capitalism when we’re still beneficiaries of the system. For billions of people with less geographic luck, capitalism’s excesses directly translate to necessity’s wants. … Continue reading

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Democracy Now: Pope Francis Calls for Action on Climate Change & Capitalism on a Planet “Exploited by Human Greed” Rupert, Rupert and Rupert and Tony Rupert’s messenger in Australia

Abbott wishes the old pope Benedict  the German was still here. Latinos are far too progressive. http://www.democracynow.org/2014/12/31/pope_francis_calls_for_action_on

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Upside down downunder

October 29, 2014 Written by: Kaye Lee We sure do things upside down downunder. Tony Abbott’s chief business adviser first tells us we are unprepared for global cooling, followed by lashing out at the UN response to the Ebola outbreak … Continue reading

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