Posts Tagged: Global South
These mega-projects expropriate land, spoil environments, and pollute democracies. Berta Cáceres gave her life resisting them.
Western-style democracies — not the dictatorships they replaced — have allowed deeply undemocratic economic systems to flourish. So what's to be done?
Latin American leaders are reclaiming a right to differentiate their views from Washington's—and refusing to render it diplomatic tribute.
This is the dilemma of most countries in the South: we are victims of climate change, and our weapons are few and limited.
This call for true internationalism challenges the Occupy movement to engage the Global South.
Like Hamlet, Shakespeare's conflicted Prince of Denmark, China was caught between conflicting currents in Copenhagen. Its failure to manage these challenges, argues columnist Walden Bello, led to its biggest diplomatic debacle in years.
With the food crisis still a fresh memory, land-poor countries are staking huge claims to arable land in the Global South.
Alex Rivera, director of the new film Sleep Dealer, imagines the future of the Global South.
The threat of global warming, argues columnist Walden Bello, requires a fundamental shift in the global economic system.
The global economic crisis is just now hitting the developing world with devastating effects.