5%; Corbyn; Climate Change; Inequality — September 2015

Defense stocks getting an Iranian boost
http://www.cnbc.com/2015/09/11/heres-how-the-stock-market-is-reacting-to-the-iran-nuke-deal.html

Oliver Stone on the US: ‘We’re not under threat. We are the threat’
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/oliver-stone-tells-his-untold-history-middle-east-1467591396

Jeremy Corbyn talks foreign policy with MEE
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/exclusive-jeremy-corbyn-talks-middle-east-eye-foreign-policy-1965151732

Israeli arms fuel atrocities in Africa
https://electronicintifada.net/content/israeli-arms-fuel-atrocities-africa/14844

Trading arms, bombing towns: the lethal connection between the international arms trade and the use of explosive weapons in populated areas
http://reachingcriticalwill.org/news/latest-news/10179-trading-arms-bombing-towns-the-lethal-connection-between-the-international-arms-trade-and-the-use-of-explosive-weapons-in-populated-areas

The Syrian refugee crisis, by the numbers
http://mashable.com/2015/09/05/syrian-refugees-europe/#8aDSx8pKpakY

Why Angela Merkel is so generous to the refugees
http://www.euractiv.com/sections/justice-home-affairs/why-angela-merkel-so-generous-refugees-317460

This refugee crisis was a test for David Cameron. He’s flunked it
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/sep/03/refugee-crisis-test-david-cameron

David Miliband: failure to take in refugees an abandonment of UK’s humanitarian traditions
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/sep/02/david-miliband-refugees-uk-humanitarian-traditions

Corbynomics are not as crazy as critics suggest
http://www.standard.co.uk/business/anthony-hilton-corbynomics-are-not-as-crazy-as-critics-suggest-a2948081.html

The 9 charts that show the ‘left-wing’ Jeremy Corbyn policies the public actually agrees with
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/uk/politics/the-jeremy-corbyn-policies-that-most-people-actually-agree-with-10407148.html

Jeremy Corbyn is redefining opposition – come what may
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/sep/13/corbyn-opposition-labour-leader

Why Jeremy Corbyn’s wait-and-see stance on EU membership makes sense
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/sep/15/eu-membership-jeremy-corbyn-stance-david-cameron-referendum

UK MoD To Lead Typhoon Export Efforts
http://www.defensenews.com/story/defense/show-daily/dsei/2015/09/16/uk-mod-lead-typhoon-export-efforts/32513071/

Is Jeremy Corbyn a latter-day Attlee?
http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-politics-34272573

The orthodoxy has failed: Europe needs a new economic settlement
https://next.ft.com/96380afe-5d34-11e5-9846-de406ccb37f2

Bombing is immoral, stupid and never wins wars. Syria is the latest victim
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/sep/18/bombing-immoral-stupid-syria-victim-deaths-drones

Investigation Finds Exxon Ignored Its Own Early Climate Change Warnings
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/pages/frontline/environment/investigation-finds-exxon-ignored-its-own-early-climate-change-warnings/

The orthodoxy has failed: Europe needs a new economic settlement
https://next.ft.com/96380afe-5d34-11e5-9846-de406ccb37f2

It’s time for the Republican candidates to get serious about cutting the Pentagon
http://rare.us/story/its-time-for-the-republican-candidates-to-get-serious-about-cutting-the-pentagon/

Could Japan Become America’s New Proxy Army?
http://www.thenation.com/article/could-japan-become-americas-new-proxy-army/

Our feral, lying, good for nothing media
http://www.leninology.co.uk/2015/09/our-feral-lying-good-for-nothing-media.html

Modern capitalism needs an opponent. It needs Jeremy Corbyn
http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/sep/20/jeremy-corbyn-modern-capitalism-needs-opponent

OECD: too much finance hurts growth — more on latest paper supporting Finance Curse thesis
http://www.taxjustice.net/2015/09/18/oecd-too-much-finance-hurts-growth-latest-paper-supporting-finance-curse-thesis/

How the Military Sifts Through All the Data on Earth
http://motherboard.vice.com/read/how-the-military-sifts-through-all-the-data-on-earth

What California can learn from Saudi Arabia’s water mystery
https://www.revealnews.org/article/what-california-can-learn-from-saudi-arabias-water-mystery/

This Is What Jeremy Corbyn’s New Labour Coalition Looks Like
http://www.thenation.com/article/this-is-what-jeremy-corbyns-new-labour-coalition-looks-like/

Yemen and the scandal of UK arms sales to Saudi Arabia
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/sep/17/yemen-and-the-scandal-of-uk-arms-sales-to-saudi-arabia

China: The Superpower of Mr. Xi
http://www.nybooks.com/articles/archives/2015/aug/13/china-superpower-mr-xi/

Starving civilians in Yemen wish for death to escape horrors of war
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/starving-civilians-yemen-wish-death-escape-horrors-war-2009186171

Yes, America’s Military Supremacy Is Fading
http://warisboring.com/articles/yes-americas-military-supremacy-is-fading/

Can Corbynomics guru Richard Murphy fix Britain?
http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/sep/22/richard-murphy-corbynomics-tax-social-housing-britain

Car industry ‘buried report revealing US car safety flaws over fears for TTIP deal’
http://www.independent.co.uk/news/business/news/new-ttip-scandal-car-industry-buried-report-revealing-us-car-safety-flaws-10514716.html

Yemen on brink of humanitarian crisis amid rising food shortages, says Unicef
http://www.theguardian.com/global-development/2015/mar/27/yemen-major-humanitarian-crisis-food-shortages-malnutrition-unicef

Yemen: amid ‘massive’ humanitarian crisis, UN reports civilian death toll now exceeds 1,500
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=51351#.VgQsQpbZV8F

Yemen: amid food crisis, UN expert warns of deliberate starvation of civilians
http://www.un.org/apps/news/story.asp?NewsID=51605#.VgQsPZbZV8F

The $18bn arms race helping to fuel Middle East conflict
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/apr/23/the-18bn-arms-race-middle-east-russia-iran-iraq-un

How arms imports are destabilising the Middle East
http://www.theguardian.com/world/ng-interactive/2015/apr/23/middle-east-arms-trade-saudi-arabia-iran

Worldwide displacement hits all-time high as war and persecution increase
http://www.unhcr.org/558193896.html

West ‘ignored Russian offer in 2012 to have Syria’s Assad step aside’
http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/sep/15/west-ignored-russian-offer-in-2012-to-have-syrias-assad-step-aside

A guide to the worst refugee crisis since WWII
http://mondoweiss.net/2015/09/refugee-crisis-since

Q&A: What Corbyn’s win could mean for the UK’s Middle East policy
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/qa-jeremy-corbyn-and-whats-next-1908814591

Tens of thousands return home to a destroyed Kobane
http://www.middleeasteye.net/news/tens-thousands-return-home-destroyed-kobane-497530897

How Westland is besieged by bribery claims around the world
http://www.exaronews.com/articles/5662/how-westland-is-besieged-by-bribery-claims-around-the-world

America’s Collapsing Trade Initiatives
http://prospect.org/article/america’s-collapsing-trade-initiatives

Microcredit has been a disaster for the poorest in South Africa
http://www.theguardian.com/global-development-professionals-network/2013/nov/19/microcredit-south-africa-loans-disaster

John Lewis: How we won, and are losing, the right to vote
https://www.washingtonpost.com/opinions/john-lewis-how-we-won-and-are-losing-the-right-to-vote/2015/09/10/5f77e644-50bc-11e5-933e-7d06c647a395_story.html

6 Common Things You Do In Video Games (That Are War Crimes)
http://www.cracked.com/article_20592_6-common-video-game-mechanics-that-are-actually-war-crimes.html

Trident is useless. That’s why we must debate its renewal
http://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2015/sep/28/trident-useless-debate-labour-vote

The siege of Damascus: An account of everyday life in Syria’s savage war
http://www.middleeasteye.net/essays/siege-damascus-account-everyday-life-syria-s-savage-war-65815366

Why the Pope Is Right about Nuclear Weapons
http://nationalinterest.org/feature/why-the-pope-right-about-nuclear-weapons-13966

Marxism Today: the forgotten visionaries whose ideas could save Labour
http://www.theguardian.com/politics/2015/sep/29/marxism-today-forgotten-visionaries-whose-ideas-could-save-labour