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Posted on Sustainabilitank.info on November 28th, 2008
by Pincas Jawetz (pj@sustainabilitank.info)

ZOMBIE ECONOMICS: DON’T BAIL OUT THE SYSTEM THAT GAVE US SUVS AND STRIP MALLS
By James Howard Kunstler, Kunstler.com
Why squander our remaining resources on a lifestyle that
doesn’t have a future?
 www.alternet.org/environment/1084…

BAILOUT OR BUST: HOW TO SAVE THE BIG THREE FROM THEMSELVES
By Titus   Levi, Truthdig
Letting Detroit’s ailing auto makers fall makes economic
sense, but can we afford the social costs?
 www.alternet.org/workplace/107991…

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HOW OUR GUTLESS MEDIA HELPED TRIGGER THE CREDIT CRISIS
By Trudy Lieberman, Columbia Journalism Review
Government and greedy bankers aren’t the only ones to blame.

 www.alternet.org/mediaculture/102…

THE DIRTY SECRET OF THE FINANCIAL CRISIS: OUR BANKING SYSTEM’S BROKEN
By William Greider, The Nation
No more free money from Washington. No more masters of the
universe. No more business as usual. Time for a banking
holiday.
 www.alternet.org/workplace/108138…

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CHOMSKY: IS THERE TRUTH IN OBAMA’S ADVERTISING?
By Noam Chomsky, Democracy Now!
In a fascinating speech, Chomsky warns, “Changes and
progress very rarely are gifts from above. They come out of
struggles from below.”
 www.alternet.org/workplace/108964…

RADICAL SOLUTIONS FOR A CRAZY ECONOMIC CRISIS
By Nouriel Roubini, Forbes
The fight against deflation has to be unorthodox.
 www.alternet.org/workplace/108958…

OBAMA’S WALL STREET WOES
By Robert L. Borosage, Huffington Post
Is this the change we need? The depth of the crisis we face
renders the old arguments irrelevant.
 www.alternet.org/blogs/workplace/…
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MUMBAI ATTACKS: ‘IF YOU GO AFTER THE WRONG PEOPLE, YOU CONVERT MODERATES INTO EXTREMISTS’
CNN
Deepak Chopra argues for a cool-headed response, saying that
this is “Obama’s opportunity to actually harness the help of
the Muslims.”
 www.alternet.org/audits/108974/

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