Bad Banks, & how to beat them
TABLE OF CONTENTS
5 Bank on a massive campaign
Daphne lawless, editor of UNITY
11 Why we need to battle the banks
VAUGHAN GUNSON, national chair of Socialist Worker NZ
17 The banks and the Great Implosion
30 New Zealand’s recession - is the worst over?
ANTHONY Main, Socialist Party (Australia)
34 Are the banks helping?
BILL ROSENBERG, NZ Council of Trade Unions economist
38 A Green response to global market failure
CATHERINE DELAHUNTY and KEVIN HAGUE, Green MPs (New Zealand)
43 International banks exploit the crisis
STEFAN STEINBERG, World Socialist Web Site
47 Are the banks to blame?
Anindya Bhattacharyya and Sadie Robinson, Socialist Worker (Britain)
52 Banks go back to bubble bonuses
ALEX CALLINICOS, Socialist Worker (Britain)
54 The recovery is here! (for Wall Street)
Adam Turl and Alan Maass, Socialist Worker (USA)
60 How the bankers bought Congress
PETRINO DILEO, Socialist Worker (USA)
65 Iceland - what happened?
JACK SMART, Socialist Appeal (Britain)
69 Iceland: devastated by global crisis
Per-Åke Westerlund, Committee for a Workers’ International
72 Can the Left-Greens rescue Iceland?
DEREK WALL, Green Left Network (Britain)
75 Australia: Banks are bastards
PETER ROBSON, Green Left Weekly (Australia)
77 Mexico: Protests target banks
RACHEL EVANS, Green Left Weekly (Australia)
78 Communal banks of Venezuela receive big boost
TAMARA PEARSON, http://www.venezuelanalysis.com/
80 Venezuela will take over private banks that fail
JAMES SUGGETT, http://www.venezuelanalysis.com/
81 Feedback: Letters from Peter de Waal, Bronwen Beechey and Pat O’Dea
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