Category Archives: Web Reading List

Web Reading List #14 [12-13-2013]

dianeravitch.net
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Four important mythbusters about the common core target
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Reform of the Reform
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Public School Shakedown
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Diane Ravitch: School privatization is a hoax, “reformers” aim to destroy public schools


Web Reading List #13 [12-13-2013]

“Trans-Pacific Partnership: “We Will Not Obey”; Building a Global Resistance Movement”
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“Bill Keller Advises Obama To ‘Crack Some Heads’ To Pass TPP”
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Expose The TPP


Web Reading List #11 [10-04-2013]

Criminalized poor are swelling Britain’s slave labor private prisons
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Amazon Workers In Germany Strike For Higher Wages
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Fast-food workers strike for higher pay
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The Impact and Echoes of the Wal-Mart Discrimination Case
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Workers’ protest forces shutdown of Dhaka garment units
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Workers in Cambodia Take to the Streets to Demand Higher Wages
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Thousands of garment workers stop Bangladesh, demanding higher wages
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Bangladesh garment workers stage biggest wage hike protest


Web Reading List #10 [10-03-2013]

Enron billionaire’s diabolical plot to loot worker pensions
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The global upper class makes 32 times as much as the global lower class
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Rising wealth-to-income ratios, inequality, and growth
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The American dream has become a burden for most
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America’s Jobless Generation
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Crumbling American Dreams
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U.S. Textile Plants Return, With Floors Largely Empty of People
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In Mississippi, America’€™s most revolutionary mayor


Web Reading List #9 [9-21-2013]

University of Oregon to Faculty: You Belong to Me!
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Margaret Mary Vojtko, an adjunct professor of French for 25 years, died underpaid and underappreciated at age 83
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Faculty to University of Oregon: Oh No We Don’t!
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Ralph Ellison’s race classic “Invisible Man” banned in North Carolina
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Uncertain Times in India, but Not for a Deity
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Most of us will have to work until we drop
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San Francisco split by Silicon Valley’s wealth
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I’m Gen Y, and I’m Not a Special Snowflake. I’m Broke


Web Reading List #8 [9-20-2013]

Wolf Richter: Housing Bubble In Full Bloom, Zany Price Increases, And Now A Sudden Slowdown
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Wells Fargo announces layoffs in mortgage unit
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Workers’ rights ‘flouted’ at Apple iPhone factory in China
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Journalist & Filmmaker Saul Landau, 77, Dies; Chronicled Cuban Revolution For Decades
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Did you know John Roberts is also chief justice of the NSA’s surveillance state?
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Janet Yellen Urged Glass-Steagall Repeal And Social Security Cuts, Supported NAFTA
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No Child Left Untableted
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Bill Black: SEC Flacks Paint Lehman’s Looters as the Victims of a “Political” SEC


Web Reading List #7 [9-20-2013]

TPP in the USA Is Why We Occupy
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“Final” TPP Round Not Final: Are Even More Secretive Talks Ahead?
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US super-rich hit new wealth record five years after financial crisis
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Employment Inequality: Job Gap Between Rich And Poor Widest On Record
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Top 1% Getting 95% of Income Gains: Is Washington Responsible?
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This is a complete list of Wall Street CEOs prosecuted for their role in the financial crisis
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Hundreds of Wall Street Execs Went to Prison During the Last Fraud-Fueled Bank Crisis
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If you think you know what ‘debt’ is, read on


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