The Guardian: Neoliberalism – the ideology at the root of all our problems

It may seem strange that a doctrine promising choice and freedom should have been promoted with the slogan “there is no alternative”. But, as Hayek remarked on a visit to Pinochet’s Chile – one of the first nations in which…

Rolling Stone: The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chases Worst Nightmare

A few days later, Fleischmann, who had by then moved back to Vancouver and was looking for work, was at a mall when she saw a Wall Street Journal headline on her iPhone: JPMorgan Insider Helps U.S. in Probe. The story said that…

The Guardian: Today’s Britain: where the poor are forced to steal or beg from food banks

They could have read the letters from researchers in the British Medical Journal warning that the rise in food poverty has “all the signs of a public health emergency”. They could have looked over the hospital admissions statistics showing a…