The New Global Economy – Project Syndicate

The New Global Economy (re-blogged) Ten years ago, rich countries dominated the world economy, accounting for two-thirds of global GDP. Since then, their share has fallen to just over half. In ten years, it could decline to a mere 40%, with emerging markets producing most global output. The pace of this shift in economic power … More The New Global Economy – Project Syndicate

The Shocking, Graphic Data That Shows Exactly What Motivates the Occupy Movement | Occupy Wall Street | AlterNet

The Shocking, Graphic Data That Shows Exactly What Motivates the Occupy Movement (re-blogged) The corporate media may obsess about what Occupy Wall Street is all about, but these images should make it clear. October 23, 2011 | What are the Occupy Wall Street protesters angry about? The same things we’re all angry about. The only … More The Shocking, Graphic Data That Shows Exactly What Motivates the Occupy Movement | Occupy Wall Street | AlterNet

The $1 Trillion Student Loan Rip-Off: How an Entire Generation Was Tricked into Taking on Crushing Debt That Just Enriches Banks | | AlterNet

The $1 Trillion Student Loan Rip-Off: How an Entire Generation Was Tricked into Taking on Crushing Debt That Just Enriches Banks (re-blogged) Young people accepted a home mortgage worth of debt before they ever even had a regular income based on phony promises. October 20, 2011 | USA Today says that at some point this … More The $1 Trillion Student Loan Rip-Off: How an Entire Generation Was Tricked into Taking on Crushing Debt That Just Enriches Banks | | AlterNet

Don’t Diss The Drum Circles: Why Hippie Culture Is Still Important to Our Protests | Activism & Vision | AlterNet

Don’t Diss The Drum Circles: Why Hippie Culture Is Still Important to Our Protests (Re-blogged It is precisely the mystical utopian energy that most professional progressives so smugly dismiss that has aroused a salient, mass political consciousness on economic issues. October 25, 2011 | Progressives and mainstream Democratic pundits disagree with each other about many … More Don’t Diss The Drum Circles: Why Hippie Culture Is Still Important to Our Protests | Activism & Vision | AlterNet

Why I Decided to Live With Roomates at Age 37: How Living With Others Is Good for My Wallet, Health and Happiness | Activism & Vision | AlterNet

Why I Decided to Live With Roomates at Age 37: How Living With Others Is Good for My Wallet, Health and Happiness (re-blogged) Sharing resources and respecting individual needs is the new paradigm — the true sign of being a real grown-up. October 26, 2011 | LIKE THIS ARTICLE ? Join our mailing list: Sign … More Why I Decided to Live With Roomates at Age 37: How Living With Others Is Good for My Wallet, Health and Happiness | Activism & Vision | AlterNet

Real-Life Inception: Army Looks to ‘Counteract Nightmares’ With Digital Dreams | Danger Room | Wired.com

  Segment from the article: Real-Life Inception: Army Looks to ‘Counteract Nightmares’ With Digital Dreams | Danger Room | Wired.com.   Previous post Next post Real-Life Inception: Army Looks to ‘Counteract Nightmares’ With Digital Dreams By Dawn Lim,  October 21, 2011  | 6:30 am  | Categories: Bizarro A soldier tries to sleep. But he is … More Real-Life Inception: Army Looks to ‘Counteract Nightmares’ With Digital Dreams | Danger Room | Wired.com