|—||John Cassidy on the U.K.’s official confirmation that austerity policies don’t work: http://nyr.kr/WMwJnY (via newyorker)|
(via The Young Turks)
With Syria on the brink of civil war and a dictator committing atrocities against his own population, why has a coalition not gathered to intervene? Do you think Al-Assad’s links to the Iranian regime, or the lack of Syrian oil fields has anything to do with Western inaction? Discuss and spread the word!!