Hudson on Obama’s Banking Bailout

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Watch Michael Hudson blister Obama and his economic advisors on Democracy Now. Digest the hard hitting statements then read Hudson’s Counterpunch piece: Trying to Revive the Bubble Economy: Obama’s Awful Financial Recovery Plan By Michael Hudson Martin Wolf started off his Financial Times column for February 11 with the bold question: “Has Barack Obama’s presidency already failed?” The stock market … Read More

Vanuatu’s Land Rights building momentum

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Following our recent visit to Vanuatu, a colleague put this together, reflecting the heartfelt concern ni-Van’s have for their rapidly dwindling land ownership. Just 29 years since independence, only 11% of land in Villa is locally owned. As Morris Kaloran states: “No matter what factory they use, they cant make any more dirt.” We will be announcing a number of … Read More

I Want to Live Here Film Comp Winner

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I Wanna Live Here – Anna Brownfield Director Anna Brownfield won the first I Want to Live Here film competition. Standing room only saw a positive atmosphere as we listened to comedian Courtney Hocking, heard a few Earthsharing spiels and then saw some killer films. We were genuinely impressed with the quality and say a big thankyou to all those … Read More

Speculators Flipping Our Freedom

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Why should land speculator’s make more in their sleep than we do sweating away over a lifetime? This trend has led to the financial meltdown but yet they are being bailed out…. The modern world’s problems demand the most accurate financial tools on our side. Here we sum up the problems and give an overview to a very important reform. … Read More