Monday, 11 December 2017 / TRUTH-OUT.ORG

GIVE THE GIFT OF
INDEPENDENCE

You're reading radically independent media that isn't compromised by politicians or private corporations.

But Truthout's survival depends on your support.

Help us keep exposing injustice in 2018: Make a tax-deductible donation right now.

Click here
to make a tax-deductible donation.

(Truthout is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit)

Martin Kirk

Martin Kirk

Martin Kirk works for /The Rules, a worldwide network of activists, artists, writers, farmers, hackers, spiritualists and dreamers, linking up, pushing the global narrative in a new direction. Follow him on Twitter @martinkirk_ny.

Other articles by this author

2015.2.3.Kirk.thumb

Beware the Best of Times

By Martin Kirk, Truthout | Op-Ed

2014 1126buynothing cat

From Buy Nothing Day to Independence Day

By Alnoor Ladha and Martin Kirk, Truthout | Op-Ed

2014_0425bank_cat.jpg

What's Really Driving Inequality?

By Alnoor Ladha and Martin Kirk, Truthout | Op-Ed

It's Time to Shine a Light on the Poverty Creation Industry

By Joe Brewer, Alnoor Ladha and Martin Kirk, Think Africa Press | Op-Ed
GET DAILY TRUTHOUT UPDATES
Optional Member Code

FOLLOW togtorsstottofb


Martin Kirk

Martin Kirk

Martin Kirk works for /The Rules, a worldwide network of activists, artists, writers, farmers, hackers, spiritualists and dreamers, linking up, pushing the global narrative in a new direction. Follow him on Twitter @martinkirk_ny.

Other articles by this author

2015.2.3.Kirk.thumb

Beware the Best of Times

By Martin Kirk, Truthout | Op-Ed

2014 1126buynothing cat

From Buy Nothing Day to Independence Day

By Alnoor Ladha and Martin Kirk, Truthout | Op-Ed

2014_0425bank_cat.jpg

What's Really Driving Inequality?

By Alnoor Ladha and Martin Kirk, Truthout | Op-Ed

It's Time to Shine a Light on the Poverty Creation Industry

By Joe Brewer, Alnoor Ladha and Martin Kirk, Think Africa Press | Op-Ed