USAID Head Butts In: Baring Small Gifts, Wielding Big Threats

‘Before you study the economics, study the economists!’ e-Con e-News 04-10 September 2022 Questions to ask about a ‘struggle’: 1) What is the social base? 2) Who are the organizers? 3) Who are the funders? 4) How is the politics benefiting the working classes? 5) Who is producing the images? 6) Where does my knowledgeContinue reading “USAID Head Butts In: Baring Small Gifts, Wielding Big Threats”

Who Controls Sri Lanka’s Internet?

blog: eesrilanka.wordpress.com “Before you study the economics, study the economists!” e-Con e-News 25-31 July 2021 Critics? ee has a plenty. Supporters? A few, yet they too can be variable. Anyways, why not? ee thrives on criticism. ee just started being translated into Sinhala. Much of ee is garnished from the English media. So why focusContinue reading “Who Controls Sri Lanka’s Internet?”

There’s No Fake Media: The Media is Fake

ee archive: eesrilanka.wordpress.com “Before you study the economics, study the economists!” There’s No Fake Media. The Media is Fake.e-Con e-News 6-12 December 2020 “Secret agents, omen readers, and astrologers shall spread the news of devilish manifestations” – Kautilya Toolmakers and suppliers of gold-digging equipment made more money than gold diggers in the North American GoldContinue reading “There’s No Fake Media: The Media is Fake”

Blinded Economists, Ratings, Monkey Armies & the Steel Makka

ee archive: eesrilanka.wordpress.com “Before you study the economics, study the economists!” Blinded Economists & their Ratings, Monkey Armies & the Steel Makka e-Con e-News 27 September – 03 October 2020 • This ee exposes where our present ruling oligarchs come from: the role of these local “Ceylonese” collaborators with colonialism, who got their Portuguese, DutchContinue reading “Blinded Economists, Ratings, Monkey Armies & the Steel Makka”

False Nationalism, False Industrialization in Sri Lanka

ee archive: eesrilanka.wordpress.com “Before you study the economics, study the economists!” False Nationalism, False Industrialization in Sri Lanka e-Con e-News 13-19 September 2020 • Why Merchants, Moneylenders & Landlords Rule • A Ministry of Steel? •  Gandhi vs Wimalasurendra • Local Auto Sourcing Promises • Media & the Dictatorship of Exports • Stockmarket High asContinue reading “False Nationalism, False Industrialization in Sri Lanka”

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