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GAMING THE SYSTEM - Trump Played Sucker

"Carrier is 'Gaming the System' and Trump Just Played into Its Hands" by Steve Horn, In These Times 12/2/2016As one of their first orders of business, President-elect Donald Trump and Mike Pence, his vice president, helped strike a deal between the I...
by Mage Soapbox on Dec 5, 2016

C Question Bank

We have started series of C programming Question bank for job interview candidates.Engineering Professionals and students alike will be benefited.We encourage our readers to provide feedback and ask question if required. We have tried our best to avo...
by IngenuityDias on Aug 30, 2016

Of course there are ‘Trotskyists’ in the Labour Party

Written by Dee SearleThe highly entertaining Labour leadership contest has taken a bizarre turn, with the Party’s Deputy Leader Tom Watson claiming to have evidence of “Trostkyist” infiltration into the Labour Party and Leader Jeremy Corbyn acc...
by London Green Left on Aug 22, 2016

UPDATED: Green Party leader, deputy and TULO candidates on their attitude to working with the Trade Union movement

A welcome development in the Green Party has been its reaching out to the trade union movement, encouraging people, especially the young,  to join trade unions; its support for trade union action in defence of working conditions and public se...
by London Green Left on Jul 27, 2016

Green Party leader, deputy and TULO candidates on their attitude to working with the Trade Union movement

A welcome development in the Green Party has been its reaching out to the trade union movement, encouraging people, especially the young,  to join trade unions; its support for trade union action in defence of working conditions and public se...
by London Green Left on Jul 27, 2016

Environment, ecosocialism and the foundations of revolutionary eco-socialism

Written By Daniel Tanuro and first published at Europe Solidaire Sans FrontièresThe concept of eco-socialism is based on a double paradoxical note: the solution to the “ecological crisis” due to the capitalist mode of production necessitates a r...
by London Green Left on Jul 10, 2016

Are Banks and Credit Unions Open on July 4th 2016?

Independence Day is less than a week away. Since it is a federal holiday, the majority of banks and credit unions will be closed as well as other establishments such as the post office, stock market and some other businesses. Where banks and credit u...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jun 29, 2016

Whatever being English is, Labour’s Tristram Hunt has another Agenda

With the publication yesterday of a collection of essays by Labour Party MPs, edited by Tristram Hunt, the former Labour shadow Education spokesperson, entitled Labour’s Identity Crisis, the issue of English nationalism is in the news.The essays gi...
by London Green Left on May 24, 2016

A Government in chaos

This week the Government announced it was making changes to the Trade Union Bill which had been deeply unpopular with Trade Unionists and led to a number of high profile protests and demonstrations. Several tabloid newspapers have suggested this is &...
by IanChisnall on Apr 30, 2016

LABOR UNIONS - So-Called 'Right-to-Work' Laws

"The Legal Argument That Could Overturn ‘Right-to-Work' Laws Around the Country" by Shaun Richman, In These Times 4/21/2016Union supporters had reason to cheer earlier this month when Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker's hated “right to work” law was...
by Mage Soapbox on Apr 25, 2016

The Only Force That Can Combat Imperialism Today Is a Worldwide Struggle of Workers

John Bellamy Foster, Monthly Review, Apr 21 2016 - 14:30Interviewed by Mohsen AbdelmoumenMohsen Abdelmoumen: Can we consider you a modern Marxist?John Bellamy Foster: What is meant by "modern" nowadays is always a complex topic, but setting that asid...
by London Green Left on Apr 23, 2016

Austerity vs. the Planet: The Future of Labor Environmentalism

Written by Trish Kahle and first published at Dissent MagazineLast December members of the International Trade Union Confederation joined other civil society activists in a mass sit-in at the COP21 talks in Paris. Unionists and their allies...
by London Green Left on Apr 12, 2016

U.S. SUPREME COURT - Split on Labor Union Case

"Without Scalia, Supreme Court splits on union fees case" PBS NewsHour 3/29/2016ExcerptSUMMARY:  The Supreme Court split 4-4 on a case on whether unions can collect fees from government employees who choose not to join.  The outcome was an...
by Mage Soapbox on Apr 4, 2016

Is the Labour Right Limbering Up for Leadership Coup?

Much of the media are reporting today’s speech by Labour MP, Dan Jarvis, to the think-tank Demos, in terms of a thinly veiled bid for the leadership of the Labour Party. The Guardian reports, ‘Dan Jarvis distances himself from New Labour as leade...
by London Green Left on Mar 10, 2016

Will Closing Your Checking Account Affect Your Credit Score?

When it comes to closing and opening accounts things can get a little hazy. In fact, when it comes to what affects your credit score and what does not, things can get a little confusing as well. When does opening an account affect your credit? When d...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Mar 1, 2016

Why Greens Should Vote to Leave the EU

This is an extract from a much longer piece written by Larry O'HaraThe onward march of ever greater EU centralization and the growing (if covert) influence of shadowy pressure groups like the European Round Table of Industrialists (hereafter ERT) has...
by London Green Left on Mar 1, 2016

TTIP Threat to Privatise the NHS is ‘Real and Serious’ - Legal Expert

The trade union UNITE has commissioned a European law expert to examine the proposed transatlantic trade deal and his findings, for those with legal mind it can be read here.  According to Michael Bowsher QC, a former chair of the Bar Council’...
by London Green Left on Feb 24, 2016

Are Banks and Credit Unions Open on Presidents’ Day 2016?

This weekend many people will be focused on Valentine’s Day (February 14) and it may slip some people’s minds that Monday, February 15, 2016 is also a holiday. Presidents’ Day will be observed on February 15 and sometimes it can be...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Feb 11, 2016

U.S. SUPREME COURT - Organized Labor Case

Another attempted rape of labor unions."High court seems skeptical of mandatory public union fees" by Sam Hananel (AP), PBS NewsHour 1/11/2016The Supreme Court on Monday appeared ready to deal a major blow to organized labor as it considers the free...
by Mage Soapbox on Jan 18, 2016

Are Banks and Credit Unions Open on Martin Luther King Jr. Day 2016?

Martin Luther King Jr. Day is on Monday, Jan. 18. It is a day that many people go to parades and celebrations honoring a great man who changed the world. The holiday can get confusing though for people wondering what is open and what is closed on thi...
by Debt Free Living Guru on Jan 14, 2016


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