London Global Open Table: 27th October 2010

London Global Table: Oct.27th 2010


MATTERS IN THE AIR …. Reminding each other of opportunities before us:


OECD favours Land Tax http://www.the-free-lunch.blogspot.com/


1. The CCMJ annual Meeting on Oct 23 stirred closer liaison with POSITIVE NEWS, THE FINANCE LAB [a new Lab on ‘Faith and Philosophy influencing finance – for good and ill’], CEJ, and THE GREAT TRANSITION in readiness for Bromsgrove ahead Oct 29-31


2.Keep in touch with the Forum for Stable Currency’ present activities http://sabinemcneill.blog.com/forum-for-stable-currencies/ where Sabine is making the link between the parts of the ‘pincer movement’ with Compensator of Last Resort on Victims Unite!


3. The End Legal Loan Sharking campaign is really gaining momentum. https://mail.google.com/mail/?shva=1#inbox/12be282f44dd506c


4. Visit http://www.money20.org/and comment


– PERTINENT PICKINGS from the week


Ken Wilber and Terry Patten on Integral Theory and Practice – http://integrallife.com/integrallifepracticeblog/


Predatory Finance: The New Mode of Global Warfare – Michael Hudson www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=21415 Global Research, October 12, 2010


Powerful critique from Michael Hudson: The Neoliberal Experiment and Europe’s anti-Austerity Strikes: Governments must Lower Wages or Suffer Financial Blackmail. By Michael Hudson www.globalresearch.ca/index.php?context=va&aid=21263


CHANGING THE MODEL OF THE NORTH – MichAel Hudson – http://www.counterpunch.org/hudson09202010.html


LET THE ENVIRONMENT GOVERN THE HUMAN MIND-SHIFT – Johan Rockstrom http://preview.tinyurl.com/2wxw8aa a vivid 18 minutes on danger and opportunity


www.fouryearsgo.org FOUR YEARS GO is a campaign to shift the current trends of humanity by 2014 so that we will be headed on a path toward an environmentally sustainable, socially just, and spiritually fulfilling future on this planet.


Note that ‘Matters in the Air’ for the following Wednesday fall into place as matters arise and can be seen at each stage onwww.ccmj.org/members/news.php Let Peter know if you have anything to add or ask.


Google ‘The Disraeli Room’ to keep abreast of ResPublica – see there ‘Benedict, Red Tory and Blue Labour’


ARTICLES


Britain’s Shock Doctrine 18 Oct 2010 The economic crisis is the disaster the Conservatives have been praying for. Now they can reshape the economy on corporate lines. Monbiot http://www.monbiot.com/archives/2010/10/18/britains-shock-doctrine/


Christian and Buddhists statement on Greed http://tiny.cc/c4wac


THE OTHER DEBT CRISIS http://blogs.worldwatch.org/greeneconomy/the-other-debt-crisis


51 Ways to Spark a Commons Revolutionhttps://mail.google.com/mail/?shva=1#inbox/12be93047a932950


Islamic thought – Hizb ut-Tahrir Britain’s new website – www.hizb.org .uk