We Must Democratize Our Economic Institutions by Manila Ryce

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By Manila Ryce
Wednesday, May 7th, 2008
The Largest Minority

The Real News – We Must Democratize Our Economic Institutions

Senior Editor Paul Jay sits down with economist Leo Panitch to discuss participatory economics. In a truly democratic society, democracy isn’t simply limited to the political process but is incorporated into every aspect of daily life. Workers must essentially own the means of production because capitalism is fundamentally opposed to democracy. Anything less than real socialism in America will equal the collapse of our country, not to mention our environment. For more info on democratizing society, check out the forum on Participatory Society for the 21st Century.

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Does carbon trading really work? + global recession + unions (videos)

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Does carbon trading really work?

Larry Lohmann critiques cap-and-trade

Saturday January 26th, 2008

Larry Lohmann is the editor of Carbon Trading: A Critical Conversation on Climate Change . He also works with The Corner House, a research and solidarity NGO in the UK and is a member of the Durban Group for Climate Justice

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