Economic crisis again

The logic of the stock market, cartoon

On the eve of the May 12 federal budget, Australian big business has stepped up its demand that the Rudd government use the “opportunity” presented by the global financial crisis to slash welfare, intensify free-market policies and declare war on what remains of social spending: here.

More than 12 million children are threatened with the risk of inadequate food and hunger in the US, including 3.5 million children under five years of age: here.

Britain: THE number of “involuntary” part-time workers has increased sharply because they cannot find full-time jobs in the ever-deepening recession, union leaders will warn on Tuesday: here.

Misunderstanding Marx: Brad Delong and the Collapse of Neoliberalism: here.

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