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Date: 2022-05-25 Page is: DBtxt001.php list1033

TVM Dialog List 1033
1601 - 1650

A listing of the TVM Dialog in date uploaded / date modified order

Social Activism
How do you supress a movement like Occupy?
Police a faced with Occupy Melbourne deploying Tent Monsters ... worked like a treat!

Open file 1601

Music, Society and Economy
Music is a part of humanity
Astrud Gilberta and The Girl from Ipanema 1964

Open file 1602

Unions, Society and Economy
Is organized labor an important resurging force?
Organized labor has been an important force in the last 150 years Popular Power: US labor unions pick up the Occupy call

Open file 1603

Energy, Society and Economy
Renewable energy ... solar
Fox News Attacks ‘Failing’ Solar Company As Parent Company News Corp Invests In The Same Solar Company

Open file 1604

Activism, Society and Economy
Protester files suit against NYC and NYPD
Woman Arrested After Closing Citibank Account in Protest Files Federal Suit Against NYC, NYPD

Open file 1605

Banking, Finance, Society and Economy
Rule of law not applicable to bankers
60 Minutes ... Behind the financial crisis: Steve Kroft, Tom Borgers, Eileen Foster Richard Bowen, Frank Partnoy, Lanny Breuer, Countrywide / Bank of America fraud Sarbanes Oxley Act and little or no prosecution of bankers?

Open file 1606

People ... US Politics
Mitt Romney
Rachel Maddow explains how Mitt Romney is a big part of the American problem

Open file 1607

Activism, Society and Economy
Occupy Movement moves from public spaces to foreclosed properties
Rchel Maddow describes how the Occupy Movement is starting to act on behalf of the dispossessed

Open file 1608

Activism, Society and Economy
Occupy LA ... protesters versus police
November 30th 2011 ... Photojournalist Tyson Zoltan Heder beaten and detained by LAPD at Occupy Los Angeles

Open file 1609

Data about Society and Economy ... USA
Time series of income by class
Income trends by economic class 1947-73, 1974-2009

Open file 1610

Society and Economy
Fault Lines: The Top 1%
AlJazeera Fault Lines ... The richest 1% of US Americans earn nearly a quarter of the country's income and control an astonishing 40% of its wealth

Open file 1611

Banking, Finance, Society and Economy
Goldman Sachs charged with fraud
April 2010 ... The US government has charged the investment bank Goldman Sachs with fraud.

Open file 1612

Incentives, Society and Economy
What is the distribution of surplus and why?
Since 2009, 88 Percent Of Income Growth Went To Corporate Profits, Just One Percent Went To Wages

Open file 1613

Incentives, Society and Economy
Incestuous circle all focused on plunder
John Perkins ... Economic Hitmen - Understanding NWO Mafia Corporatism Warfare - IMF Whistleblower

Open file 1614

Wangari Maathai
Wangari Maathai ... environmentalist and leader ... Nobel Prize Winner

Open file 1615

Food, Society and Economy
Somalia famine in 2011
Fault Lines - Horn of Africa Crisis: Somalia's Famine in 2011 ... a catastrophic crisis caused by human greed and insompetence

Open file 1616

Consumption, society and economy
Black Friday was blacker than we knew The Black Friday shopping spree was more about consumer desperation than about consumer confidence.

Open file 1617

Gender, Society and Economy
Women in Britain are fed up
Why British women are being turned off the men in charge of the country 'who haven't got a clue what matters to women'.

Open file 1618

Country ... Iran
US: Edging closer towards war with Iran?
The biggest problem for the US is not Iran getting a nuclear weapon and testing it, but getting it and not using it.

Open file 1619

Gene Sharp
Al Jazeera talks with Gene Sharp, a quiet but influential scholar of non-violent struggle.

Open file 1620

Transparency, Society and Economy
More corruption ... less development
Corruption and development ... Corrosive corruption is a constraint on development

Open file 1621

People ... Banking 1%
John Stumpf ... Wells Fargo CEO
Occupy Protesters Mic Check Wells Fargo CEO in talk at NC State in November 2011

Open file 1622

People ... CEO 1%
Wes Bush , Robert Stevens , James McNerney
War industry CEOs make tens of millions of dollars a year, putting them in the top 0.01 percent of income earners in the U.S.

Open file 1623

Activism, Society and Economy
Occupy Wall Street Humor
Bill Maher on Occupy Wall Street [New Rules]

Open file 1624

Activism, Society and Economy
Bank of America does not have customer focus!
Bank of America in St. Louis refuses to let customers close accounts ... on August 12th before Occupy got started!

Open file 1625

Climate, Society and Economy
In need of climate justice
Desmond Tutu and Mary Robinson ... 'The richest countries caused the problem, but it is the world's poorest who are suffering from the effects.'

Open file 1626

Corruption, Society and Economy
Energy companies important funders of US politics
Corporate money flowing to politicians is a present danger ... analysis of what BP has paid

Open file 1627

Police, Society and Economy
Protecting Freedom
An Open Message to Police, Military and Security personnel in connection with activism and the Occupy Movement

Open file 1628

Banking, Finance, Society and Economy
EuroZone Crisis ... Bankers have seized Europe
Bankers have seized Europe: Goldman Sachs Has Taken Over

Open file 1629

Activism, Society and Economy
Occupy Wall Street NYPD raid
Russia Topday reports on NYPD raid on Occupy Wall Street camp in Zuccotti park early morning (1 am) on Tuesday November 15

Open file 1630

Tax Evasion, Society and Economy
Zambia Mining Sector
Five NGOs have today filed a complaint against Glencore International and First Quantum Zambian subsidiary Mopani for massive tax evasion and fiscal fraud.

Open file 1631

Copper, Society and Economy
Copper is central to the economyu of Zambia
In the 1970s, Zambia was the third largest exporter of copper in the world. What has happened since then?

Open file 1632

Health, Society and Economy
Healthcare in the USA
Obama passed healthcare reform against tough opposition. Today Bomb Buried in Obamacare Explodes - Hallelujah!

Open file 1633

Capitalism, Society and the Economy
Is modern capitalism sustainable?
Kenneth Rogoff ... Is there a viable option besides capitalism for today's world? Or is it possible to adjust the system to make it work?

Open file 1634

Capitalism, Society and Economy
Capitalism with Asian values
Slavoj Zizek: The philosopher discusses the momentous changes taking place in the global financial and political system.

Open file 1635

Secrecy, Society and Economy
An Intelligence Defense of Julian Assange
Susan Lindauer makes An Intelligence Defense of Julian Assange ... If only I'd known Julian Assange, everything would have been different.

Open file 1636

Military, Society and the Economy
Back to the No Future: Russia and the New Nuclear Cold War.
William Engdahl on Why Moscow Doesn't Believe Washington on Missile Defense...or on just almost nuthin'

Open file 1637

Organizations ... Public Relations UK
Executives from Bell Pottinger reveal 'dark arts'
Caught on camera: top lobbyists boasting how they influence the PM in the UK

Open file 1638

People ... Bankers
Jamie Dimon
Jamie Dimon ... JPMorgan CEO : Stop Bashing the Rich

Open file 1639

Activism, Society and Economy
Commentary about Occupy
The Futility of Occupy X

Open file 1640

People ... Economist
Max Fraad-Wolff
Dr. Max Fraad-Wolff is a contributor to AlJazeera English and an economist and researcher at the New School in New York

Open file 1641

Sakiko Fukuda-Parr
Sakiko Fukuda-Parr is Professor of International Affairs at the New School. She was at UNDP reponsible for the Human Development Report

Open file 1642

Organizations ... Political USA
Progressives United
Progressives United ... my message in response their fund raising e-mail

Open file 1643

People ... Internet
Richard Stallman
Richard Stallman is a pioneer in the Free Software movement and ourspoken critic of proprietary software and its inherent problems

Open file 1644

Growth, Society and Economy
The American hangover
Trends in American leisure activities reflect a change - frugality and making do are in, gaudy consumerism is out.

Open file 1645

Climate, Society and Economy
Global warming is real, but not the most important economic issue
Bjørn Lomborg on GLOBAL WARNING and Seeming Green

Open file 1646

Rule of Law, Society and Economy
User agreements ... Project Syndicate
The Project Syndicate User Agreement is very short ... unusual for any website

Open file 1647

Organizations ... Media
Project Syndicate
A list of people who are at the core of Project Syndicate reporting

Open file 1648

Organizations ... India ... Membership
Federation of Indian Chambers of Commerce and Industry (FICCI)
Established in 1927, FICCI is the largest and oldest apex business organisation in India.

Open file 1649

Music, Society and Economy
Pakistan’s wave of protest rock
Can activist-minded music shared online galvanise a movement for change across Pakistan?

Open file 1650

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