John Perkins was one of the first to insiders to expose the corruption of global banking. His first book, Confessions of an Economic Hitman was published in 2004 and soared to the top of the NYTimes best seller list where it remained for 18 months. As Chief Economist at a major, international consulting firm John advised the World Bank, United Nations, International Monetary Fund, U.S. Treasury, many Fortune 500 corporations and governments in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and the Middle East. Through his writing John has continued to expose international corruption. He is an advocate for change and offers ways to move away from systems of predatory capitalism with reforms he calls more transformative than the Agricultural and Industrial Revolutions to shape a world our children will want to inherit.
Higinio Ochoa on hacker culture, being an Anonymous hacktivist and getting arrested by the FBI, and ideas about the future of the Internet. Higinio "w0rmer" Ochoa was once upon a time banned from using the Internet by the FBI. This was because as a (...)
Jeremy Hammond is a member of the hacktivist network Anonymous, and a gifted computer programer whose case has attracted the attention of activists, civil libertarians and those concerned about the rights of whistleblowers. He is currently spending a (...)
The ZAD, place of experiment and resistance - Welcome to France. The ZAD (Zone A Défendre; zone to defend) of Notre-Dame des Landes is a zone where the struggle in all its forms coexists with ways of life and aesthetics that go beyond Western European (...)
"Grime is a new vehicle for political resistance in the UK and I’m about to grab the steering wheel." Potent Whisper is reputed for using rhyme to create discussion and action on some of the most pressing sociopolitical issues of our time. Following the (...)