Tagged: economic crisis
IPS joins Busboys & Poets in welcoming author Laura Gottesdiener for her first book about "Black America and the Fight for a Place to Call Home."
Why is the Obama administration pressing Europeans to increase military spending? And what should it matter to Washington if Britain remains in the EU?
An IPS and DC Community Cinema preview that includes the story of a factory worker training for a non-union job that pays a third of her former wage and that she must land before unemployment benefits expire.
As our global economic and ecological crises converge, neither neoliberalism nor Keynesianism can cure what ails us.
Chuck Collins will discuss and sign his new book about "How Wealth Inequality Is Wrecking the World and What We Can Do About It."
Sarah Anderson, director of our Global Economy project, will address the United States Senate Committee on The Budget on Thursday.
Austerity packages and job cuts have not solved lack of consumer confidence in the Latvian banking system or financial officials.
Join this online event to learn about a small group approach to strengthen community during tough economic times.
In this segment from The Big Picture, Sam Pizzigatti tells Thom Hartmann what lesson President Obama can learn from past presidents to get this economy working again for everyone, and not just the richest one percent.
Come to the DC premier screening of this film which - in the spirit of Wisconsin - takes us across the U.S. amidst the economic collapse to the find people's grassroots solutions.