Samstag, 7. Februar 2009

Next-up News Nr 829

Hartz IV durchleuchtet: Wie es auch anders gemacht werden kann

Der schon länger absehbare wirtschaftliche Abschwung wird – verschärft durch die Folgen der Finanzmarktkrise – im Jahr 2009 zu einem deutlichen Anstieg der Arbeitslosigkeit führen. Vor diesem Hintergrund gewinnen die Arbeitsmarktpolitik insgesamt und vor allem die aktiven Instrumente, die zusätzliche Beschäftigung schaffen können, wieder an Bedeutung. Umso dringlicher ist nun ein grundlegender Richtungswechsel in der Arbeitsmarktpolitik. Zwar hat die Bundesregierung mit dem „Gesetz zur Neuausrichtung der arbeitsmarktpolitischen Instrumente“ über 90 Änderungen vollzogen. Aber anders als der Titel vermuten lässt, setzt die große Koalition damit die von Rot-Grün begonnene Arbeitsmarktpolitik der Agenda 2010 fort: Eine Politik, die Erwerbslose entrechtet und in die Armut treibt und die eine drastische Zunahme von prekärer Beschäftigung und Niedriglöhnen bewirkt.

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Protesters win battle against 'cross' mast

Sunderland Echo - Sunderland, England, UK

By Katy Wheeler

A "tasteless" plan to disguise a mobile phone mast as a cross on a Sunderland church has been scuppered by people power. ...

Next-up News Nr 828

- Midi Libre Béziers La Une: "Antennes relais l'inquiétude se propage".

Bush overpaid banks in bailout, watchdog says

UK: Bail-out bankers rush through bonuses to thwart Government crackdown

Politicians today condemned a rush by thousands of bankers to pick up bonuses of millions of pounds before a government crackdown.

Bush overpaid banks in bailout, watchdog says

The Bush administration overpaid tens of billions of dollars for stocks and other assets in its massive bailout last year of Wall Street banks and financial institutions, a new study by a government watchdog says.

On the Brink of Bankruptcy, U.S. Auto-Parts Companies Seek Bailout

U.S. companies that make and supply auto-parts to major carmakers are pleading for a bailout from Washington, as many are now on the verge of declaring bankruptcy. Auto-parts companies may seek between $10 billion and $12 billion in cash and guarantees from the federal government as soon as this week.

Revolt brews in counties

Counties in California say they've had enough - and they aren't going to take it anymore. In what amounts to a Boston Tea Party-style revolt against the state Capitol, they're threatening to withhold money.

From Information Clearing House

Tough language on Iran continues under Obama

The US says it seeks to work more with Russia to end Tehran's nuclear activities a day after Moscow offered to help begin direct US-Iran talks.

From Information Clearing House

Tribesmen in S Waziristan protest against drone attacks

The tribesmen of Gangi Khel tribe in South Waziristan Agency on Thursday took out protest demonstration and staged a sit-in against US drones' attacks in the Tribal Areas.\02\06\story_6-2-2009_pg7_23

From Information Clearing House

Experts tell Congress Iraq, Afghanistan may cost $860B by 2019

Even with reducing the number of deployed combat troops to 75,000 worldwide, the CBO estimates that the Defense Department faces recurring personnel costs of at least $69 billion a year, coupled with other equipment repair costs.

From Information Clearing House

Washington has lost any sense of what's at stake

On The Edge

By Paul Krugman

Somehow, Washington has lost any sense of what's at stake - of the reality that we may well be falling into an economic abyss, and that if we do, it will be very hard to get out again.

Peter Schiff: Obamanomics = Food Lines

Video Interview

All the Comforts of Home

Republicans Destroy, Democrats Serve Cookies

By David Michael Green

Could the little project launched a few centuries back, and affectionately referred to as 'America', possibly be in a more precipitous free-fall than it is right now.

The Politics Of Bollocks

By John Pilger

It is time the Obama lovers grew up. It is time those paid to keep the record straight gave us the opportunity to debate informatively. In the 21st century, people power remains a huge and exciting and largely untapped force for change, but it is nothing without truth. "In the time of universal deceit," wrote George Orwell, "telling the truth is a revolutionary act."

It May Be Time For Mr. Cheney To Leave This Country

Afshin Rattansi Interviews Retired CIA Man, Ray McGovern


Afshin Rattansi talks to former CIA official Ray McGovern about the consequences for the new head of the CIA and for the United States after Leon Panetta condemns torture, extraordinary rendition and those that were involved in it all. Also, will Cheney go to jail and what about David Milliband who denies that the UK secret services do not engage in torture despite evidence to the contrary for decades of British illegal activity, from Ireland to Gibraltar?

'It May Be Time For Mr. Cheney To Leave This Country'

Video - Keith Olbermann Special Comment

"With damnable words you protect no American, you serve no American and you aid and abet those who would destroy this nation from within or without. "... Depart, I say, and let us have done with you. In the name of God, go!"

US - Russia Tensions Escalate Over Closure of Afghan Supply Base

By Bill Van Auken

Kyrgyz President Bakiyev's announcement of his intention to shut down the US base followed a meeting in Moscow Tuesday with Russian President Dmitry Medvedev in which Moscow promised an aid package to Kyrgyzstan worth over $2 billion.

Les rebelles des ondes montent à l’assaut des antennes

24 heures - Lausanne, Switzerland

Parmi les effets néfastes de l’électrosmog (champs électriques et magnétiques générés par la technologie), les inquiets citent les maux de tête, vertiges, ...

We're the canaries in the coal mine

Warning Over 'Surveillance State'

What happened to mortgages, to banks, to large retailers, to retirement savings, to stock prices, to the availability of credit?

Afghanistan: A war without end

Police State Keynesianism: Stimulating Tyranny


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