The European Commission has warned that the British government could face a Greek scenario if it does not escalate its drive to impose austerity: here.
The huge cuts being made in the sphere of culture in Germany are an indication of the bourgeois establishment’s low regard for the arts: here.
USA: At the initial public hearing of the Citizens Inquiry into the Dexter Avenue Fire, held Saturday at Wayne State University in Detroit, Inquiry commissioners heard testimony from residents, experts and researchers about utility shutoffs and house fires in Detroit, the practices and political influence of energy giant DTE, and the broader social crisis in the city: here.
Arizona education funding and vital social programs have been cut by $1.1 billion. These cuts will have almost immediate disastrous consequences for hundreds of thousands of poor and working class residents: here.