A draft treaty proposes draconian measures to protect copyright.   THE forces of reaction are fighting back. As they often do, they are carrying out their planning in secret, in the knowledge that if more people knew of their activities they would not be allowed to get away with it. […]

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https://www.counterpunch.org/roberts01042008.html By PAUL CRAIG ROBERTS What was the greatest failure of 2007? President Bush’s “surge” in Iraq? The decline in the value of the US dollar? Subprime mortgages? No. The greatest failure of 2007 was the newly sworn in Democratic Congress. The American people’s attempt in November 2006 to rein […]