Friday, February 10, 2012 - 19:57

Each year the Campagne tegen Wapenhandel (Campaign Against the Arms Trade – Netherlands) publishes a critical report on Dutch arms export figures and policy.

Friday, February 10, 2012 - 19:55

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 23:06

Spectrezine has received this communication from US-based Avaaz, which is campaigning to keep the Internet free of corporate control, a campaign which we fully support.

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 23:04

The only way the public is likely to be consulted on the changes to the European Union that are being made in response to the euro crisis, is if citizens force governments to hold referendums. This urgent battle for democracy must be won.

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 23:02

Odd to find oneself in even partial agreement with US ratings agency Standard & Poor's (S&P), one of the bodies which now determines government policy throughout most of the developed world, or at least has far greater influence on it than do the hapless voters.

Monday, January 30, 2012 - 23:00

I. The crisis of European imperialist integration
The year 2011 (and as it seems today quite probably 2012 also) was marked by the crisis of one of the main international pillars of capitalism: the European Union (EU). What is usually described as a crisis of the Eurozone (strictly speaking the European Monetary Union – EMU) is in fact a crisis of the whole EU edifice system, of which EMU is its most avant-gardist structure.

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 13:55

The long-running corporate coup d’état being carried out in Europe has intensified with new treaty proposals that would impose a common EU austerity policy across the Eurozone.

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 13:51

BRUSSELS - Not everybody's into techno music. Some folks are a little bit country; others a little bit rock and roll.

Thursday, December 15, 2011 - 13:49

On-line discussion reveals and debates the truth about what’s being done to us.