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Economics

What's not being taxed

Economic justice group UK Uncut has just released a 24-minute documentary on its successful struggle to take the tax authorities to court over their ‘sweetheart deal’ with Goldman Sachs — which let

FEX: Funding the revolution

Radical philanthropy shares power with activists

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Paul Mason, Why It's Kicking Off Everywhere: The New Global Revolutions

Verso, 2012; 237pp; £12.99

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All capitalism's fault?

Helen Porter, Bwichyffridd

ImageWell, I agree with everything Lucy Lant (PN 2542) says about clim

A commonwealth

Godric Bader, Bedford

ImageAs a reader and subscriber to PN since the 1930s, and as one of t

Medea Benjamin on Capitalism

"I have yet to see the society that I would like to live in but I see pieces of it, bits and pieces of it here and there. Rather than labelling it I would rather help create it and not give it a label.

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Obscene amounts of money

The government boosted company profits, while increasing inequality and global hunger

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Editorial: Against capitalism or against “the system”?

What is it we are against and what is it that we are for? Questions that arise more sharply, perhaps, in the age of Occupy.

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Demystifying the World Bank and IMF

From the Bretton Woods Project

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Shock

PN In the book you don’t embrace or push any single ideology. Why?