Richard D. Wolff is Professor of Economics Emeritus, University of Massachusetts and a Visiting Professor in the Graduate Program in International Affairs of the New School University, New York City, and teaches regularly at the Brecht Forum in Manhattan. Originally from Yale University and a Visiting Professor of Economics at the University of Paris (France). In… Read More Could Americans ever engage in China-bashing without tripping on contradictions?
We are not being told the whole story about the crisis hitting the U.S. banking system. It is far deeper and more extensive than what is being reported in the big media. The following article a shortened adaptation adapted from that written by Ambrose Evan Pritchard (the Telegraph 2 May 2023). This adaption was published… Read More Over 2,000 US Banks Are Insolvent
International affairs analyst Pepe Escobar, in (The Cradle 14 April 2022), interviewed Dr Sergey Glazyev of Russia, widely regarded as one of the most influential economists in the world, and the Minister in Charge of Integration and Macroeconomics of the Eurasia Economic Union (EAEU).Glazyevsays a complete overhaul of the western-dominated global monetary and financial system is under way. And the… Read More The Russia-China strategic partnership: Exclusive interview with Russia’s Sergey Glazyev
The following article was recently published on the World Socialist Web and explains some of the reasons why China has been far more successful in combatting the Covid -19 pandemic than most countries. The usual stories passed along in the West are that they are hiding the truth and that they manage through dictatorial methods.… Read More The misunderstood and misrepresented Zero COVID policy in China
The following public statement was issued by Hugo Chavez International Foundation for Peace Friendship and Solidarity ((HCIF-PFS) and signed by the International Executive Director Bakkar Sankoh. The statement gives support to Cuba and opposes the crippling sanctions directed against the small Caribbean nation by the United States. The full text is reproduced below. The Hugo… Read More In solidarity against new ploy to execute regime change in Cuba
By Joe Montero All the pretense over progress at Glasgow’s COP 26 talks can’t hide that it has been a monumental failure, exposing the real nature of many of the world’s leaders. They are far short of what the world needs today. The so-called Glasgow Climate Pact has betrayed us to at least 2.4 Degree Celsius rise in global… Read More Failure of COP 26 means reliance must be on the people bring about change
By Joe Montero Most Australians have not heard of Alex Saab. His case has not made headlines here. Most likely reason is that he is the Ambassador to the African Union for Venezuela. The matter began on 12 June last year. Police, acting on a political direction, forcefully abducted Ambassador from a plane at the… Read More Detention of diplomat for extradition to the US is wrong and illegal