What makes a city grow and thrive? What causes it to stagnate and fall? Geoffrey West thinks the tools of physics can give us the answers.
More fuel to conspiracy theories: are we sure that Obama is governing? Check Louise Story's article in the New York Times.
By LOUISE STORY
Published: December 11, 2010
In theory, clearinghouses exist to safeguard the integrity of the multitrillion-dollar derivatives market. In practice, they also defend big banks’ dominance.
Published: December 8, 2010
American officials pressured Germany not to enforce arrest warrants regarding a German who was kidnapped.
This is so gooooood! No one can any longer deny that many of the so called 'conspiracy' theories are true.
Published on Wednesday, December 8, 2010 by The Guardian/UK
Operation: Payback hacks into MasterCard site over payment network's decision to cease taking donations to WikiLeaks
by Esther Addley
In 1941, wealthy people paid about 70% of their income in taxes; now it is around 40%. Check the New York Times.
By MOTOKO RICH
Published: December 3, 2010
The economy added only 39,000 jobs in November, dampening hopes that a recovery was building.
The solution is simple cut the military budget by $400 billion and spend the money on maintenance and creative projects which would establish the US as a leader in urban development and energy conservation.
Secrets are kept by the government to prevent the people who elected it to know the truth. We must protect the courageous citizens who leaked the information to the press. Check the article in The Guardian.
Can you imagine what would happen if this guy is elected?