New report exposes flaws in global and EU anti-money laundering rules

By Tax Justice Network - As the political dust settles on the Panama papers and the anti-corruption summit, the focus...

23rd May 2016 / Global

Pushing the World to the Nuclear Brink. Britain’s Defence Secretary Michael Fallon

By Colin Todhunter - Michael Fallon is British Defence Secretary. He is adept at making the types of statements that...

23rd May 2016 / Global

John Pilger – Don’t forget Yugoslavia

Every Saturday we feature an article written by highly acclaimed film-maker, author and journalist John Pilger who, with such foresight...

21st May 2016 / EU

Monsanto And The Poisoning Of Europe

By Colin Todhunter - This week, a Standing Committee of plant scientists from 28 member states in Europe is likely...

20th May 2016 / EU

Cameron’s legacy – Horrific Libyan Suffering Under ISIS Rule

Horrific Libyan Suffering Under US-Supported ISIS Rule by Stephen Lendman: Washington helped ISIS establish a foothold in Sirte, now expanding to control...

20th May 2016 / United Kingdom

Laughable Brexit debate now includes ‘doom’ for British universities

The referendum is not about anyone's lab. It's about democracy By Democratic Audit UK: The decision by Universities UK to...

20th May 2016 / United Kingdom

Why voters do not (always) punish government parties for corruption

By Democratic Audit UK: Fighting corruption is a vital aspect of good governance. Yet, it is also a highly persistent...

19th May 2016 / Global

The household debt bubble won’t grow forever

By New Economics Foundation: Mark Carney, the Governor of the Bank of England, has changed his mind on household debt....

19th May 2016 / United Kingdom

European Union lobby register too toothless to be effective

By Corporate Europe Observatory - The response to two complaints about broken rules and dodgy data in the lobby register...

18th May 2016 / EU

Texas Rejects Iran Nuclear Deal

By Stephen Lendman - The Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action (JCPOA) was agreed to by the five permanent Security Council member...

18th May 2016 / Global