Citizen Action Monitor

Employee ownership offers alternative to unions and a real solution for workers and communities

“This is the future of the world of work” No 445 Posted by fw, March 27, 2012 “At a time when many are disillusioned with big banks and big business, … Continue reading

March 27, 2012 · Leave a comment

This April 9-15 100,000 Americans will rise up to train for non-violent direct action. Will you be there?

From April 9-15 we will gather across America, 100,000 strong, in homes, places of worship, campuses and the streets to join together in the work of reclaiming our country. No … Continue reading

February 18, 2012 · Leave a comment

What can we learn from “savage austerity measures” being imposed on Greeks? Michael Hudson explains

Neoliberal bankers are pushing Greeks to the breaking point No 409 Posted by fw, February 15, 2012 “Well we should be learning, what the European bankers are learning, and that … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · Leave a comment

“Counterpower” by Tim Gee – Pt 9: How Thatcher destroyed Britain’s National Union of Mineworkers

No 387 Posted by fw, January 13, 2012 To put this and past posts in this Counterpower series in perspective, the purpose of the series is to help activists understand … Continue reading

January 13, 2012 · Leave a comment

“I think an America beyond capitalism is a real possibility” — Gar Alperovitz

No 366 Posted by fw, December 15, 2011 “As the Occupy Wall Street movement continues to protest record levels of wealth and income inequality, we turn to an author who … Continue reading

December 15, 2011 · Leave a comment

Winnipeg’s anti-capitalist co-op for progressive small businesses and activist organizations

No 310 Posted by fw, October 23, 2011 “In the heart of Winnipeg’s rapidly developing downtown core, the Autonomous Zone — or A-Zone for short — has been a hub … Continue reading

October 23, 2011 · Leave a comment

Did Wisconsin state Democratic party blow workers’ recall campaign?

No 253 Posted by fw, August 18, 2011 “In retrospect, perhaps funneling all of that time, money and energy into the recalls was a mistake. The Democratic Party can certainly … Continue reading

August 18, 2011 · Leave a comment

Verizon workers battle corporate greed. Signs of what’s to come.

No 251 Posted by fw, August 18, 2011 “But ask yourself: Why would so many workers risk their livelihood in the midst of a stubborn recession, with more than 9 … Continue reading

August 18, 2011 · Leave a comment