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Inequality Chuck Collins

Report: reversing inequality

Understanding there is extreme income and wealth inequality that has been growing and having negative impacts on our society is one thing, but having the majority of the proposed solutions fail to address deeper systemic drivers isn’t going to help get us on a better track.

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A Venezuela solidarity meeting in Melbourne on July 29.

Why Venezuela needs our solidarity

Portrayed by the media as a peaceful, democratic movement, it is clear that what Venezuela is experiencing is a right-wing destabilisation campaign that not only seeks to remove Maduro but to roll back the important gains of the country’s Bolivarian Revolution.

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Nuclear bombs, Hiroshima, Nagasaki, 200,000 people killed — George Weller, William Blum The WE News Archives

On the beach 2017

The U.S. submarine captain says, “We’ve all got to die one day, some sooner and some later. The trouble always has been that you’re never ready, because you don’t know when it’s coming. Well, now we do know and there’s nothing to be done about it.”

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Tillerson - Yanki go home

Tillerson threatens regime change in Venezuela

Washington has made one of its most foreboding threats so far against the Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela, as Secretary of State Rex Tillerson openly floated the possibility of stepping up “regime change” measures against the government of democratically-elected President Nicolas Maduro.

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Nurses and supporters listen to speakers during the nurses strike outside Tufts Medical Center, Wednesday, July 12, 2017. Staff photo by Angela Rowlings.

Reviving the strike

Having nurses’ being asked to work way too hard with far too few staff, leading to unsafe conditions, incredible stress, and burn out – is at the root of just about every healthcare dispute in this country, if not every workplace in America.

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