Opinion

                
  • Marxism and prices

    Marxism and prices

    June 6, 2003 By Wadi’h Halabi

    The sky-high prices of housing, fuel, medicines and many other necessities raise the question: How are prices really set? The answer has profound implications for billions of people worldwide – and for the class struggle.

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  • Defense CEOs getting more bucks for the bang

    Defense CEOs getting more bucks for the bang

    May 30, 2003

    Opinion In 1940, on the eve of America’s entry into World War II, President Roosevelt warned, “I don’t want to see a single war millionaire created in the United States as a result of this world...

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  • NY budget battle: Much to celebrate and more struggles ahead

    NY budget battle: Much to celebrate and more struggles ahead

    May 30, 2003

    Opinion Many are calling what has taken place in New York’s budget battle “historic.” Should we declare it a victory? What’s ahead for working people in our state? A powerful, sustained outpouring of protest from every...

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  • Is Cheney the new EPA chief?

    Is Cheney the new EPA chief?

    May 30, 2003

    Opinion Gov. Christine Todd Whitman stepped down as head of the Environmental Protection Agency May 21, praising President Bush for his commitment to “innovative, effective” environmental policies in a farewell note. But rumor has it that...

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  • Timely meeting on an urgent task: Take Back America

    Timely meeting on an urgent task: Take Back America

    May 30, 2003

    Opinion The “Take Back America” meeting in D.C., is expected to bring 1,000 people to Washington to work out a strategy to defeat George W. Bush and the ultra-right Republicans in the 2004 elections. Sponsored by...

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