The new IMF prescription of fiscal austerity and no capital controls makes little economic sense.
So much for nuclear weapons as a deterrent against war
It is time India realizes that it has to develop its own low-cost farming strategies, suited to the needs of the country.
We should be urging changes to a Bush foreign policy that has diminished the importance of peacemaking and international human rights.
Seven Reasons to Oppose a U.S. Invasion of Iraq
brief review of Argentina's decline from poster child of the IMF and Wall Street during most of the 1990s
The U.S. Congress and the White House have chosen the latter course.
In 2000 the top six U.S. military companies spent over $6.5 million in contributions to candidates and political parties.
The Bush administration has been widely criticized worldwide for its go-it-alone foreign policy. But in one area the administration is enthusiastically embracing multilateralism, along with the Pentagon and U.S. defense corporations is missile defense..
The Bush administration is undermining the logic of deterrence--previously used to make weapons of mass destruction unthinkable in wartime due to certain retaliation--and making the use of Iraqi weapons of mass destruction all the more likely.