The full version of the latest Rouge Forum Update is here.
Here are some of the links from the Update:
In the Little Rouge Schoolhouse:
Rampant Fraud in Detroit PS Amazes Boss
Broad Appointee to Spend $40 mil on Detroit Consultants
Ohanian Comments on the DPS Consultant Rip-off
Marc Bousquet Interviews the UCSC Occupiers
NEA to Abandon Seniority Rules on Staffing?
No Volunteer Left in Taylorized School
What Would Alfie Say About the Nobel Award?
War, War, War But What is the Plan? Who is the Enemy? What is Winning? Don’t Dither!
Honduran Coup Continues Crackdown
Nobel Peace Prize Winner Kissinger (Surprise) Calls For More War, Done Better
Danger of Delay in Afghanistan by the CFR and CIA
An Oldie But Goodie From Country Joe in honor of those young people sitting in the mud in Afghanistan, wondering what their ruling class plans for them, what the strategy is, who the enemy will be and what tactics will be used next (and can we trust that our officers care?)
Money, Profits, Losses, Fear, Greed: The Economy
Wall Street Journal on the Weakening Dollar, Down 25% Since 2000
What does a Trillion Dollars Look Like? Wait! What Does 12.9 Trillion Dollars Look Like?
100th Bank Failure of 2009 Coming to Your Hometown? “Mr. Cassidy projects that as many as 1,000 small banks will close over the next few years…Together, the 8,176 smallest banks control just 15 percent of the industry’s $13.3 trillion in assets.”
Welfare, the Real Minimum Wage, Under Attack Again
Goldman/Government Sachs to Reap another $ Billion
More Education and Resistance:
North American Labor History Conference, Detroit, October 24 to 26