Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
This article examines the sixth summit of the Americas and analyzes how the event reflects a trend of Washington's declining hegemony in Latin America and the rise of unified opposition to American policies, particularly the militarization of the region, drug war and isolation of Cuba.
Because of outsourcing, inequality is ballooning in both the United States and China.
The United States is threatening to also sanction India if it doesn't observe U.S. sanctions on Iran.
Colombia is widely regarded as the world's most dangerous place to be a trade union member.
Increasingly, rich Americans feel no allegiance to the United States.
Migrant workers are the slaves of the modern world.
Maybe the end of the Washington consensus is finally upon us.
Europe's crocodile tears for Argentina's economic development are all about the profits of European companies.
A Hollande victory in France would tip the balance of power in Europe and put an end to the hegemony of the austerity paradigm.
The Latin American countries are forging a multi-polar world in which the U.S. looks increasingly out of touch.