Do those negotiating the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership have any interest in democracy? Here’s a test. Read more.
Category archives: globalisation
Politicians and officials are desperately seeking to justify their transatlantic assault on democracy. Read more.
That’s what the new rules being smuggled into trade agreements are delivering. Read more.
The real threat to the national interest comes from the rich and powerful Read more.
Who do Bono and the ONE campaign really represent: the very poor or the very rich? Read more.
Under the pretext of preventing hunger, the rich nations are engineering a new scramble for Africa. Read more.
John Maynard Keynes had the answer to the crisis we’re now facing; but it was blocked and then forgotten. Read more.
Peter Mandelson is bullying the world’s poorest nations into following a development route that can’t work. Read more.
A new wave of food colonialism is snatching food from the mouths of the poor. Read more.
The G8 has the interests of the rest of the world at heart – until they conflict with its own. Read more.
The corporations which helped to immiserate Africa are being given control of its development. Read more.
Far from challenging the G8’s role in Africa’s poverty, Geldof and Bono are legitimising its power. Read more.
The G8’s debt reduction plan is little better than an extortion racket Read more.