Posts Tagged by Mining
|February 21, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
If Australians recovered the annual rental value of their mines, could they reach Norway’s $185,000 for every Norwegian?
|January 26, 2014||Posted by Staff under Good Press|
This tax may not replace all other taxes, but it may be a one-stop solution to all that ails realty sectors everywhere.
|January 17, 2014||Posted by Staff under Activism, Environmental|
Body searches and interrogations – lasting days – are out of proportion with the charges. People lack justice and media.
|October 25, 2013||Posted by Staff under Corruption|
How did an Israeli billionaire wrest control of one of Africa’s biggest prizes from a bigger South American competitor of much greater experience? Instilling fear helps. This 2013 excerpt is from The New Yorker.
|May 20, 2010||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Australia and Kenya propose ways to settle claims New laws to heal past injustices Some places, citizens get to hear their leaders boldly advance sharing the commons. We trim, blend, and append two 2010 articles from (1) Kenyas Daily Nation, […]
|August 6, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Is Alaska’s ex-governor right about taxing polluters? Are mining, fuel tax, health reform all possible now? A couple of media people put forth some geonomic ideas. We trim, blend, and append two 2009 articles from (1) The Idaho Mountain Express, […]
|January 24, 2009||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
In China, India, and Indonesia media confront corruption Asian Roundup — What’s an honest business to do but bribe? Most of the world can honestly face the problem of rent seeking. Yet in the West, few are familiar with the […]
|April 2, 2008||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
LA Times echoes greens call for royalty reform LA Times: Time for a mining law update Getting it right — who gets the worth of Mother Earth — gets to the heart of the matter. We reprint this 2008 editorial […]
|October 16, 2007||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
We pollute and waste it when we should share it Water crisis opens more eyes to water as belonging to everyone We abridge an excerpt from the book Building the Green Economy by Kevin Danaher, Shannon Biggs, and Jason Mark, […]
|June 6, 2007||Posted by Jeffery J. Smith under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Chips need rare metals, economies need precise prices Dwindling of Rare Metals Imperils Innovation Scientists keep finding better ways to make the gizmos we like, but more and more of us like them, buy them, and deplete the reserves of […]
|March 17, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Who Controls Your Land? Canada Scolded over Exploitation of Indigenous Peoples’ Lands This news report comes from OneWorld US. by Haider Rizvi Canada, like the United States, is facing international scrutiny for its treatment of indigenous people. In late February […]
|January 26, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Plundering versus Prospering A Fair Share of Natural Resources When it comes to natural resources, it seems that corruption, bribery and plundering are typical. If natural resources were taxed enough so that windfall profits were not possible, the criminals would […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Banneker, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
OPIC: Washington’s Emerging-Market Meddling by JANICE SHIELDS / JAMES SHEEHAN Investors Business Daily 7/17/97 Last year, the House overwhelmingly rejected an attempt to double the international activities of the Overseas Private Investment Corp. Business leaders and voters now should get […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Archive, Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Republicans Seek Huge Welfare Handouts to Wealthy Rent-Seekers Taxpayers for Common Sense is the best organization that monitors excessive government spending. Here is their latest news update. Millions for Special Interests in Senate Interior Bill Several senators are planning to […]
|January 9, 2007||Posted by Staff under Progress Report, The Progress Report|
Taxpayer and Environmental Groups Target 74 Pork Barrel Programs GREEN SCISSORS 2001 EXPOSES $55 BILLION IN WASTEFUL FEDERAL SPENDING THAT HARMS THE ENVIRONMENT Below is a news announcement from the Green Scissors Coalition (Friends of the Earth, Taxpayers for Common […]