FULL LIST: Moody’s downgrades 15 major world banks

June 22, 2012 (TSR) - The US rating agency Moody’s downgraded the ratings of 15 international financial giant banks and securities firms with global capital markets operations. Today's rating actions conclude...

Barroso at G20: ‘We are not coming here to receive lessons from you, USA!’

June 20, 2012 (TSR) - Europe doesn't need economic "lessons" from the US, a top European official said, blaming the US for the crisis. "Frankly, we are not coming here to...

U.S. Federal Reserve members gave their own banks $4 trillion during bailout

June 15, 2012 (TSR)- A report just released by the US Government Accountability Office explains how the Federal Reserve divvied up more than $4 trillion in low-interest loans after the...

New Western Colonialism: The buying up of Third World lands

by Lode Vanoost, Former Deputy Speaker of the House of Representatives of Belgium and Senior Advisor to OSCE June 1, 2012 (TSR) - Multinational corporations are buying up swathes of land...

EPIC SHOWDOWN: Chevron CEO versus Ecuador Amazon Defense Coalition plus Angry Shareholders

May 24, 2012 (TSR/PRNewswire via COMTEX) - There is an epic showdown between angry Chevron shareholders and notoriously short-tempered CEO John Watson over the company's $18 billion USD Ecuador...

Fukushima: A Nuclear War Without a War: The Unspoken Crisis of Worldwide Nuclear Radiation

by Michel Chossudovsky, Canadian Economist, Economic Adviser to governments of developing countries and Consultant for United Nations Development Programme (UNDP), African Development Bank, International Labour Organization (ILO), World Health Organisation (WHO), et al. April...

Aftermath: Population Zero

August 21, 2011 (TSR) - Imagine if one minute from now, every single person on Earth disappeared. All 7 billion of us. What would happen to the world without...