Issues / Labor, Trade, & Finance
When historians look back over the past 25 years, one of the great crimes they will identify is the Third World debt crisis.
With annual lending to Latin American countries surpassing $8 billion annually, the IDB has significant influence over the region’s economies.
The torture scandal rocking the U.S. and British militaries in the “war on terror” is shocking because of the serious breaches of international law involved.
Jubilee campaigns and debt cancellation advocates can be proud of their efforts.
Today’s NPT stalemate involves both security and economic concerns.
Six months after the tsunami that struck the coastal communities of the Indian Ocean in December, affected people all over South and Southeast Asia continue the process of rebuilding their lives, their property and their communities.
U.S. corporations march into Baghdad, at the expense of self-determination.
Labor's foreign policy and the split in the AFL-CIO.
Despite facing a hostile occupation with a vested interest in their suppression, and an armed insurgency targeting unions and civil society, a higher percentage of factories in Iraq have worker-based organizing committees and fledgling unions than do U.S. factories.
According to World Bank President Paul Wolfowitz, it is an extraordinary moment in historyi for Africa.