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French Government Threatens Ban on Protests against Labor Law

French Government Threatens Ban on Protests against Labor Law
June 17, 2016 No Comments »

By V. Gnana and Alex Lantier World Socialist Web Site On Wednesday, following the broad mobilization of workers in Tuesday’s protest against the Socialist Party (PS) government’s regressive labor law, President François Hollande and Prime Minister Manuel Valls threatened to ... Read More »

Poverty, Child Rearing, and Government Incentives

Poverty, Child Rearing, and Government Incentives
April 24, 2015 1 Comment »

By Adam Vass Gal Mises.org One basic economic principle is that people respond to incentives The article is adapted from Adam Vass Gal’s new book Generational Poverty: An Economic Look at the Culture of the Poor (2015) from Vernon Press. ... Read More »

The ‘March Against Corruption’ Worldwide Event November 2, 2013

The ‘March Against Corruption’ Worldwide Event November 2, 2013
August 22, 2013 No Comments »

One of the most important marches of our time is being organized around the globe that will endeavor to reshape the political landscape of the U.S. and world. The March Against Corruption is an international campaign to raise awareness about ... Read More »

The Coming Micro-Drone Revolution – Roaches, Mosquitoes and Birds

The Coming Micro-Drone Revolution – Roaches, Mosquitoes and Birds
August 21, 2013 No Comments »

“[Drones are a] game-changing technology, akin to gunpowder, the steam engine, the atomic bomb — opening up possibilities that were fiction a generation earlier but also opening up perils that were unknown a generation ago.” – Peter Singer, senior fellow at ... Read More »

Monsanto and the FDA: Two Crimes Families Working a Trillion-Dollar Hustle

Monsanto and the FDA: Two Crimes Families Working a Trillion-Dollar Hustle
August 21, 2013 No Comments »

Perhaps you remember the ill-fated Just-Label-It campaign. A number of activist groups petitioned the FDA for a federal regulation that would make labeling GMO food mandatory. The petition amassed over a million signatures. But the FDA decided only 394 of ... Read More »