Globalization

Wealthy Countries’ Approach to Climate Change Condemns Hundreds of Millions of People to Suffer

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Wed, 04/12/2019 - 7:43pm in

Emerging economies want large scale subsidies from their richer brethren to pay for them to move to green energy sources.

Waste Watch: Fashion Rental Services Expand, NYC Tackles Commercial Textile Waste

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 03/12/2019 - 3:15am in

More retailers join the clothing rental party, but that won’t seriously dent the environmental impact of the fashion industry.

Leaked US Trade Talks Show How Trump Is Dictating Johnson’s Approach to a Hard Brexit

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 28/11/2019 - 9:00pm in

Far from Brexit letting the UK takw back control, it has entered into a relationship where it holds none of the cards.

Is the United States the Champion of Global Finance or its Victim? A New Look at the Fed’s Low-inflation Policy

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 23/11/2019 - 3:52am in

By Arie Krampf* My article “Monetary Power Reconsidered: The Struggle between the Bundesbank and the Fed over Monetary Leadership”, recently published in International Studies Quarterly, contributes to the burgeoning literature that challenges the US-hegemony hypothesis in the global financial sub-order. It … Continue reading →

“The UN Is Being Turned into a Public-Private Partnership”: Harris Gleckman Explains Stealth Takeover by World Economic Forum

Lynn Fries speaks to Harris Gleckman about the growing corporate influence over our global governance system – and what can be done to stop it.

Carbon Taxes and Carbon Pricing Are Not Solutions to the Climate Crisis

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Thu, 07/11/2019 - 1:55am in

A short-form debunking of a popular but unsound idea for addressing carbon emissions.

Review: Revolutionary Love by Rabbi Michael Lerner

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 02/11/2019 - 4:43am in

J. Edgar Hoover called Rabbi Michael Lerner, “The most dangerous man in America.” Get Rabbi Lerner’s new book, Revolutionary Love: A Political Manifesto to Heal and Transform the World, and you’ll know why. You already know America is f’d-up. Here is a

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Neoliberalism Tells Us We’re Selfish Souls – How Can We Promote Other Identities?

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Sat, 02/11/2019 - 1:36am in

Public support for co-operation, collective ownership and mutual care have persisted, despite the popularity of some of the neoliberal agenda. What policies could the left pursue to build from where we are now?

Global Protests Round-Up, Proposed Causes: Global Slump, Income Inequality, Social Media (and More)

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Tue, 29/10/2019 - 7:25am in

Today's global protests are an enormous story, bigger than Occupy. Here are some of the frames that journalists are using to cover them.

Global Protests Round-Up: Authoritarian Adaptation, Data Gathering, and the Role of Class

Published by Anonymous (not verified) on Mon, 28/10/2019 - 6:25am in

A review of the literature on global protests (as in Chile, France, Hong Kong, Iraq, Lebanon, and Spain/Catalonia).

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