The Problem with (Strike) Debt

Rolling Jubilee¬†(RJ) has certainly gotten a lot of attention in the few days since it was launched. An initiative of¬†Strike Debt!, an offshoot of Occupy Wall Street, the Jubilee describes itself as a . . . project that buys debt for pennies on the dollar, but instead of collecting it, abolishes it. Together we can liberate debtors at […]

Doug Henwood

Doug Henwood edits Left Business Observer and is the host of Behind the News. His new book is My Turn.