Monthly Archives: January 2014

The little guys are finally catching up to big bully Gazprom


The future of Russia’s natural gas power Gazprom, which saw a 15% drop in profits last year, seems uncertain since President Vladimir Putin has gone ‘all-in’ on foreign exports. The President promised to transform Russia into an “energy superpower,” but … Continue reading

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Prisons for Profit – the latest corporate scheme


There’s been so much going on the news in the past few weeks that it can be hard to keep up with the increasing parade of exploitation and oppression coming from around the world. But one story from a few … Continue reading

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Learning the Hard Way – Students take to the streets


The UK has just seen the latest in an ongoing string of student protests, stretching back a few years to the beginning of the current coalition government. The most recent protests have been around the collusion of university authorities and … Continue reading

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