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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.
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The G8’s debt reduction plan is little better than an extortion racket Read more.
The UK and EU are keeping the poorer nations exactly where they want them: beholden to their patrons Read more.
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Bush’s attempt to wreck the climate talks follows an established pattern of self-destruction Read more.
Text of lecture given to the Royal Society of Arts, and printed in their magazine Read more.