Frederick Douglass

"Power concedes nothing without a demand. It never did, and it never will. Find out just what people will submit to, and you have found out the exact amount of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them..." Frederick Douglass

Saturday, January 28, 2012

How Swedes and Norwegians Broke the Power of the ‘1 Percent’

Nice piece. Norway is unimportant enough to the global economy that such reformism can be tolerated by international capital. The process described in the article could not be duplicated in the US or UK or South Africa, but a nice story nonetheless.