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With the May local elections fast approaching, false accusations of anti-Semitism – propagated by the Blairites and enthusiastically taken up by the Tory press – are once again being used to undermine support for Labour's socialist leadership. A truly terrible day when @BoardofDeputies & @JLC_uk feel ...
Reflecting on our local context I wonder how many doctors and politicians in Malaysia are truly aware of issues related to medical exploitation of the international pharmaceutical companies who work within a global neo-liberal economic framework?. Relating to this video message it made me reflect on the ...

Activists of the Progressive Democratic Students Union (PDSU), Progressive Youth League and Arunodaya performed a novel skit to highlight the sacrifices made by socialist revolutionary Bhagat Singh on his 87th death anniversary. They exhorted the youth to step up struggle against neo-liberal economic ...
Neo-liberal policies of the union government must be defeated for liberation of farming sector and farmers, opined experts at the congress of Communist Party of India (Marxist) held here on Sunday. The theme for the party's 22nd congress was 'Alternative development model for Telangana' and speakers ...
He noted that the Centre held 50% stake in each gramin bank, the respective sponsor banks had 35% and the respective State governments 15%. He alleged that the dilution of the stake was due to the pursuance of the neo-liberal economic policies of the Centre and pressure from the finance capital lobby ...
Unless they change, they cannot hope to recapture the political heights, and they will not deserve to do so. If you spend six hours a day caring for an elderly relative, that in social democratic and neo-liberal parlance is not work. If you spend three hours a day looking after somebody else's elderly relative for ...

From Whitlam until now we have been forced to suffer increasing degrees of the failed neo-liberal economics ideology enforced by both sides of politics. Whitlam ignored the previously quoted adage and his Liberal-Labor successors have ignored the adage, "Insanity is doing the same thing over and over ...
However, Lopez Obrador agrees on one point with supporters regarding "neo-liberal economics,” in regards to state-owned Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex), which is said “is in crisis. Production is dwindling and hardly anyone is drilling." Whoever heads Mexico's government -- and it is too soon to think it will ...
In her address to the delegates, CITU president K. Hemalata made a fervent call to the working class of all hues to expose the politics behind the neo-liberal policies of the BJP-led government at the Centre. Trade unions needed to actively engage in contemporary social issues such as attacks on Dalits, ...
In the months between now and November, the Democrats need to decide if they are going to be the party of the culture wars, or if they are going to come together around an economic agenda that seeks an alternative to neo-liberal economics. It is easy for me to see how they take back the House if they ...
The BBC's competitors at Channel 4 News – an organisation less often accused of neo-liberal blah-blah – embarked on a “fact check”. Keeping any hint of eye-rolling out their prose, the Channel 4 people observed that the manner of presentation would have made the hat seem slightly larger. “It's clear that ...
Centre of Indian Trade Unions (CITU) State general secretary Elamaram Karim has said that the Left Democratic Front government in Kerala is trying to build an alternative to the Centre's neo-liberal economic policies, such as reviving the public sector undertakings. In his address at the CITU general ...
+2. (edited)1 hour ago. Plumlee Walkers. Just trying to figure out new ways to push a neo-liberal agenda on the population. Like; Reply; Edit; Delete; Share. +5. (edited)1 hour ago. JellyBean. Oh please! Simon didn't get a call from Obama, Don-key was just pulling some strings for his mate. How sad.
Have you noticed that, around the world, neo-liberal autocratic movements focus on discrediting public institutions and the press? Don't buy into it. Parties change platforms, and political leaders fade away. Trust our institutions and make time to read the mainstream media. While not without fault, (What ...
This is because neo-liberal economic policies have brought great hardships for the petty production economy, including agriculture. The Congress has nothing to offer the subaltern classes by way of a different economic policy. And even its recent [plenary] session did not have anything to say on this.
Ms Reeves, who chairs the cross-party business committee of MPs, said: “The Labour Party must come up with a vision of post-Brexit Britain. The neo-liberal model is exhausted, but we do not yet have an alternative. “Labour needs to develop a new political economy. National renewal must begin with the ...
Control frauds are generated and amplified by the conservative neo-liberal agenda, which has significantly and regressively altered the financial services industry since the 1980s. Privatisation, deregulation, self-regulation, desupervision and de facto decriminalisation has created a criminogenic ...

The Nigeria Labour Congress (NLC) had warned Buhari against signing the agreement, calling it a "renewed, extremely dangerous and radioactive neo-liberal policy initiative". Buhari's decision to postpone signing was a setback for the deal as Nigeria is one of the continent's economic powerhouses.
In keeping with neo-liberal fashion it means that the political leaders of the country are seeking favours from private capital. Political ones before they are economic. And private capital appears to be catching the bait. Economic pundits are talking about how the number of investors that are enquiring about ...
For the mercantilist structure of the national-European-Eurozone nexus that's been in place for decades, the main lever of action is the internal European market without social and tax standards, expanded to the East by the Prodi Commission in 2004, and the single currency within the neo-liberal framework ...
Now, it has become irrelevant. Since the end of the Cold War, the once-largest Communist Party (PCI) in the Western world has taken a neo-liberal turn that has destroyed its roots, and pushed away its traditional electors. The few victories it gained – in 1996 and 2006 – were hard-fought, always partial and ...
CPI(M) Polit Bureau member and former secretary Prakash Karat has called for a twin battle against communalism and neo-liberalism. Addressing a seminar on '25 years of Neo-liberal Polices' here on Friday as part of the CPI(M) State conference, he said that Hindutva communalism and neo-liberalism ...
Budget 'a misguided neo-liberal reliance on market forces': EFF. South Africa; Thursday 22 February 2018 - 5:45am. File: Mbuyiseni Ndlozi and other EFF MPs were not in Parliament for the budget speech on Wednesday because they said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba should no longer be in the cabinet.
The translation of US protectionist rhetoric into trade restrictive actions, when WTO's neo-liberal practice compels less powerful countries to comply with the agreement on Trade-Related Investment Measures, is a code red. TRIMs will primarily benefit a small number of large transnational corporations, who ...
“Neoliberal policies have created two Indias. If 1% rich people used to keep 49% of India's wealth in 2014, 73% of the country's wealth is in their hands now. The rich are becoming richer and the poor, poorer. The neo-liberal policies started by the Congress have been implemented aggressively by the Modi ...
CPI(M) Polit Bureau member and former secretary Prakash Karat has called for a twin battle against communalism and neo-liberalism. Addressing a seminar on '25 years of Neo-liberal Polices' here on Friday as part of the CPI(M) State conference, he said that Hindutva communalism and neo-liberalism ...
(Since then it has fallen to about 165 now under neo-liberal “reforms”). Piketty and Chancel, using Indian income tax data, estimate that the share in total income of the top 1 percent of the population which was 21 percent in the late 1930s, had fallen to 6 percent by the early-80s (and has increased to 22 ...
SPOILER ALERT: The Black Panther's main villain is Erik Killmonger. He was born and raised on the wrong side of town—the projects of Oakland. But he survived the streets, and became a militant and woke black American with the goal of liberating all oppressed people with the secret black technology ...
This paved the way for neo-liberal economics to assume a dominant position throughout the entire continent, not just in Great Britain. Deregulation, marketization, and privatization became the order of the day even in states run by socialist parties. The private sector has subsequently expanded at the ...
Thrissur: Veteran CPM Leader VS Achuthanandan said Saturday that the fascist forces have become a part and parcel of neo-liberal forces. He was speaking at the seminar on 25 yrs of neo-liberal policies organized as part of the CPM state conference held in Thrissur. Pointing out that demonetisation was ...
Budget 'a misguided neo-liberal reliance on market forces': EFF. South Africa; Thursday 22 February 2018 - 5:45am. File: Mbuyiseni Ndlozi and other EFF MPs were not in Parliament for the budget speech on Wednesday because they said Finance Minister Malusi Gigaba should no longer be in the cabinet.
UN Women Report Slams Neo-Liberal Economic Model. The information provided is vast but the report has shown that if schemes are ... As a consequence of the neo-liberal model of development, lives and livelihoods have been devastated. This model of development has made women secondary in all ...
A day after Valentine's Day, a group of students belonging to Pinjra Tod – a students and alumni collective against discriminatory hostel curfews – organised an event in an effort to decode the word 'love' which is being viewed through a certain prism these days. The Quint spoke to the participants of the ...
Thus even at its birth, the MDC was placed between the social democratic rock of the working class and new social movements and the hard place of private property rights and other neo-liberal verities. These were the only some of the tensions plaguing the leader of an opposition party rather than a trade ...
(Since then it has fallen to about 165 now under neo-liberal 'reforms'.) Piketty and Chancel, using Indian income tax data, estimate that the share in total income of the top 1 per cent of the population which was 21 per cent in the late 1930s had fallen to 6 per cent by the early 1980s (and has increased to 22 ...
“The other critical issue is that in Nigeria, neo-liberal financial institutions like the World Bank are imposing economic systems on us that stultify growth by ensuring that the vast Nigerian market remains a perpetual dumping ground for finished industrial goods from foreign western countries. Tragically, triple ...
If neo-liberal economic policy of the Congress is an issue, how come the CPM has alliances with bourgeois parties like JDS and NCP in Kerala and are in talks with other regional parties like the DMK for electoral pact? The record of regional parties is even worse in the sense that they not only follow ...
Detecting the faulty and dangerous aspects of neo-liberal policies, Turkey has created a new route for itself, strengthening the controller-regulator role of the public administration from 2007 onward and, thanks to this new course, it obtained an economy that did not sit down again with the IMF during the ...
Talking to The Hindu at the Government Guest House during his visit to the city to address the State meet of the Kerala School Teachers Association (KSTA) on Friday, Mr. Singha observed that increasing independent strength was not possible without taking a forthright position against neo-liberal agenda.
Under attack is not just the EU but also other symbols of the current order: liberal democracy and neo-liberal economics, migration and a multicultural society, historical 'truths' and political correctness, moderate political parties and mainstream media, cultural tolerance and religious neutrality. As the cited ...
Jammu: During the 9th Regional Conference of CPI(M) in Jammu, veteran communist leader Mohammad Yousuf Tarigami said that people are dismayed from the rule of Narendra Modi. He added that neo-liberal polices of the government has made the life of poor in the country miserable. Inaugurating the ...
I agree that the status quo has to change, but retrenchment into neo-liberal policies is not the answer and will be disastrous, whether in the US, in Sweden or elsewhere in Europe. It's the 21st century and we should be able to meet our challenges with empathy, respect and creativity. Is it really so difficult to ...
That we can forge relationships, be with each other, and live for much more than what neo-liberal capitalism tells us life is about. Betasamosake Simpson provides guidance for those of us on the broader left. She says, “Radical requires us to critically and thoroughly look at the roots of the settler colonial ...
This ruse is an economic Shock Doctrine tactic that global capitalists and neo-liberal politicians have used for decades to justify corporate privatization and austerity measures in nations throughout the Global South. Now, Napa Valley's hospitality capitalists and neo-liberal politicians are using the same ...
I raised the same question with the recent ascendancy of President Rodrigo Duterte in the country and the assault on democratic institutions and neo-liberal principles and values he is instigating. Is it just mere coincidence that in the United States Donald Trump won the presidency and is now assaulting ...
And self-styled progressives on campus are quick to dismiss programs aimed at increasing equity and inclusion as just public relations ploys by administrators hoping to burnish the brands of their neo-liberal universities. Higher education has become an appealing target for liberals and conservatives who ...
The crown prince's push to liberalize the Saudi economy will also fail. Two years ago he announced his “Vision 2030.” It includes a list of off-the-shelf neo-liberal recommendations intended to turn Saudi Arabia into a market economy within 14 years. The implementation of Vision 2030 would mean ending ...
They said: "This House believes that the liquidation of Carillion marks the end of the discredited neo liberal economic doctrine initiated by President Reagan and Prime Minister Thatcher in the 1980s, and slavishly adhered to by successive governments which have privatised public services." The comment ...
Rousseff said the case against Lula, one of several, was part of the same conspiracy as her impeachment, which she described as a “coup” designed to dismantle the Workers' party and introduce the market-friendly, “neo-liberal” agenda Temer is now pushing. “We realised too late the rise of the extreme ...
But our trend in Nepal is unique compared to other countries in that privatization followed partly due to a neo-liberal policy adopted by different parties governing the countries at the different time and also partly due to a global dispersion of neo-liberal agenda via World Bank and International Monetary ...


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