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How America Finances the Destruction in Gaza—and the Cleanup

On Monday, Israeli warplanes fired 182 missiles into Gaza, Israeli ships launched 146 shells into the territory, and Israeli tanks shot 721 shells, with all these attacks striking 66 structures and killing 107… 1,688 more words

Sustainable Action Network

No PIA employee to be expelled until PPP is there: Raza Rabbani



Peoples Unity of the PIA, a wing of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), on Thursday staged a protest demonstration outside the Karachi Press Club against Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) privatisation plan and criticised the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government for its bid to turn hundreds of people jobless. 231 more words

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No PIA employee to be expelled until PPP is there: Rabbani

Peoples Unity of the PIA, a wing of Pakistan People’s Party (PPP), on Thursday staged a protest demonstration outside the Karachi Press Club against Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) privatisation plan and criticised the Pakistan Muslim League-Nawaz (PML-N) government for its bid to turn hundreds of people jobless. 232 more words

Political News

How would Jindal have approached FDR's New Deal had he been Governor of Louisiana during the Great Depression?

Anyone who still wonders why Gov. Bobby Jindal trots around the country uttering his venom-laced attacks on Washington in general and the Obama administration in particular should understand something. 1,578 more words

Governor's Office

Planning and City-Region Governance: Challenges for Urban Development in Bucharest

By Irina Paraschivoiu (LSE) & Fabian Wenner (LSE)

Despite sharing some of the common challenges faced by post-socialist cities, the experience of Bucharest overlaps its socialist legacy to its unique urban and administrative structure. 1,025 more words

Planning, City, And Society

Shameless Self Promoter Withering… But...

Jeff Bryant’s Salon post yesterday gleefully described Michelle Rhee’s fall from glory but noted that someone is waiting in the wings to carry the privatization flam forward. 697 more words

Indiana: State Takeover and Privatization of 5 Schools Is Not Working

Under former State Superintendent Tony Bennett, five schools–four in Indianapolis and one in Gary–were taken over by the state and given to private operators. Students are leaving, there’s not enough money, and there is acrimony between the private operators and the schools. 45 more words

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