Posts Tagged: G20
Thousands of government representatives from the 20 nations met recently to deepen neoliberalism and kick the can on climate change, and all we got was another viral cat video.
Levying a tiny tax on financial transactions could help build a healthier and more stable future.
Activists are beginning to challenge financial speculation from below.
Like Sarah Palin, China is suddenly everywhere.
Since the crash of 2008, writes guest columnist Sarah Anderson, global justice activists have begun to make progress in reining in the excesses of the financial industry.
We need leadership that can reveal the invisible hand of government and remind the public that government is the instrument by which we the people regulate ourselves.
The stakes are high at the G20, and the cards stacked against progressive financial reform.
Have the messes we've been making finally reached a point where they can't be cleaned up?
Heres the good, the bad, and whats next.
World powers can't rely more on the International Monetary Fund to buffer the impact of the economic crisis on poor nations unless they fix many of the Fund's flaws first.