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US jobless numbers head toward Depression levels

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UK corporations scramble for coronavirus bailout funds

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Canadian government's bailout increases banks' control over economy and state

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Banks set to make billions from stimulus measures

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For emergency action against the destruction of jobs! Full financial and social support for all working people impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic!

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Stock market sell-off resumes

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Airlines, auto companies cut pay even as US government bails out corporations

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Financial turbulence continues to grow

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Canada's governments exempt sections of industry from lockdowns, imperilling workers' lives

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Quebec tries to extort concessions from health care and other public sector workers

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COVID-19 pandemic leads to mass sackings in Australia

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Trump's "Get back to work" demagogy aids the spread of the pandemic

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New US unemployment claims hit 3.28 million as pandemic produces economic catastrophe

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Wall Street rise continues as coronavirus infections accelerate

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Bipartisan corporate bailout gives $17 billion to Boeing

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US Senate passes massive economic "rescue" bill

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German investor Dibelius: Big business must take priority over health care

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Wall Street surges on prospect of government corporate bailouts

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Message from big business on coronavirus pandemic: Save profits, not lives

11 days ago

Germany: Appalling lack of protective equipment in COVID-19 outbreak

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US Fed unveils further massive financial intervention

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US Congress moves toward massive bailout of big business

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Michigan issues statewide lockdown, exempting auto industry as "critical infrastructure"

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Boeing closes Seattle-area plants after worker's coronavirus death

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Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos' message to warehouse workers: Keep working despite coronavirus threat

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Under pressure from online protests over coronavirus concerns, GameStop shutters California stores

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Risk of wider outbreak of COVID-19 remains high in South Korea

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Australia: Coronavirus cancellations decimate live performance industry

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Workers Struggles: The Americas

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Global economic slump accelerating

12 days ago

Market slide resumes in worst week for Wall Street since 2008

14 days ago

While dumping their stock, US senators misled the public on coronavirus crisis

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Massive social disaster looms as worldwide job losses from coronavirus pandemic expected to reach 25 million

15 days ago

Stock markets hold steady but global dollar shortage looms

15 days ago

Markets plunge again in rush to cash

16 days ago

Workers hit by job losses and pay cuts

17 days ago

As lockdowns mount over COVID-19 worldwide, WHO pleads for more testing

18 days ago

Despite massive Fed intervention, market plunge continues

18 days ago

Temporary work stoppage at Fiat Chrysler's Warren Truck plant as wildcat strikes spread in global auto industry

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Spain deploys army to impose coronavirus lockdown

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The impact of the coronavirus crisis in Florence

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Canadian workers launch work-safety job actions amid rapid spread of coronavirus

18 days ago

Amid coronavirus pandemic Nevada gaming commission announces "no plans" to close casinos

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Workers Struggles: The Americas

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US Fed slashes rates to zero and returns to "quantitative easing"

19 days ago

Cruise ship industry announces worldwide shutdown in response to coronavirus pandemic, leaving ship workers in the lurch

19 days ago

Turbulent week on Wall Street ends with market surge

21 days ago

Global auto industry in downward spiral as coronavirus spreads worldwide

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Anger erupts as Art Van Furniture liquidation sales begin

21 days ago

Stock markets plunge in biggest fall since October 1987 crash

22 days ago

Wall Street sell-off resumes as Dow enters bear market territory

23 days ago

Market turbulence continues in day of swings

24 days ago

Markets plunge in worst fall since 2008 crisis

25 days ago

Prison riots erupt as Rome extends coronavirus lockdown to all of Italy

25 days ago

The coronavirus pandemic and the failure of capitalism

25 days ago

Workers Struggles: The Americas

25 days ago

Oil price war set to trigger new financial storms

26 days ago

Another downward swing on Wall Street

29 days ago

The number of ultrawealthy individuals is growing dramatically on a world scale

29 days ago

Workers to pay the price as Australia joins global slide into recession

30 days ago

Democratic billionaire governor of Illinois proposes austerity budget

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Fed cuts interest rate, but market plunge resumes

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Japanese government facing growing criticism over Covid-19 outbreak

1 month ago

Governments skimp on funds to fight the coronavirus, open cash spigots for the banks

1 month ago

Record fall in key China production index

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Stock market fall continues at record speed

1 month ago

German department store chain Real to be broken up, threatening 34,000 jobs

1 month ago

Coronavirus spread sparks "bloodbath" on Wall Street

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The coronavirus pandemic and the need for global socialized medicine

1 month ago

Wall Street falls as coronavirus spreads

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OECD sounds corporate debt warning

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General Motors receives 75 percent local tax abatement for Lordstown battery plant

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China denounces US "lies" at the Munich Security Conference

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McClatchy newspaper chain files for bankruptcy

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Markets soar as companies announce mass layoffs

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US: Wayfair, Tripadvisor and other tech companies announce layoffs

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Chinese government defends its response to coronavirus

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US threatens Europe over Huawei at Munich Security Conference

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Eurozone growth slows to lowest level in seven years

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Trump nominee in doubt for Federal Reserve position

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Trump's "Blue Collar Boom": Myth vs Reality

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US brings new charges against Chinese telecom giant Huawei

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Workers at GM's Silao, Mexico plant charge union with stuffing ballots during recognition vote

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Market surge continues ahead of confirmation hearings for New York Fed Governor nominee

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Coronavirus could deliver major hit to world economy

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Recession warnings fuel political instability in Australia

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Trump's budget proposal: A new offensive in the social counterrevolution

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Thousands of students affected by New Zealand's anti-Chinese travel ban

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As Brazilian oil workers' strike grows, Labor Court rules it "abusive"

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Ford shakes up management, prepares for more cuts after 99 percent profit decline

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John Deere announces layoffs at Iowa plant

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The coronavirus pandemic: A global disaster

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Trump outlines massive cuts in Medicaid and Medicare in 2021 budget plan

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Coronavirus to have deep impact on global economy

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Warnings issued over share market surge

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GM workers denounce forced overtime imposed with UAW collusion

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BorgWarner buys Delphi as mergers in global auto industry slash thousands of jobs

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Kahatagaha miners in Sri Lanka must fight for socialist policies

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Wall Street rises as coronavirus weighs heavily on global economy

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Sharp fall on Wall Street as coronavirus hits global markets

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