Posts Tagged: pandemic

Julian Assange just called. To talk about the pandemic’s effect on capitalism & politics!

13.06.2020

Julian Assange calls from Belmarsh Prison and to talk to Yanis Varoufakis: “I want a perspective on world developments out there.”

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Manchester’s Quarantined Music Scene: The Hazards of Precarious Employment

15.05.2020

Social distancing measures are necessary but will leave workers in the entertainment industry out of work for the foreseeable future.

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Coronavirus crisis shows our collective failure to tackle tax evasion

27.04.2020

There is a dramatic human cost to tax evasion and tax avoidance. Bolstering our public services starts with fighting tax evasion more promptly ...

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Can the pandemic trigger our social reflexes?

24.03.2020

Social distancing should only be physical; this crisis offers a unique opportunity to increase our social bonding and cooperation in safe ways.

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#Euroleaks: the twin tragedies of austerity and the refugee crisis

18.03.2020

There is a deep connection between the tragedy of the rejection of migrants, the enforcement of austerity, and the memorandum that 62% of the ...

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How austerity is threatening public health

16.03.2020

As a result of austerity measures, a major crisis is now unfolding across Europe as the lack of beds, equipment and staff has forced doctors and ...

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The fight against pandemics can only be won with free, universal, public health care

13.03.2020

When everybody is in danger, nobody is safe: this is the first lesson the Coronavirus pandemic has taught us, or better, reminded us of: that ...

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Coronavirus, Great Fear and our response?

10.03.2020

Our contemporary global anxiety lies not so much in the fear of a virus, but in the fear of a future without health-care and functioning states. ...

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