Posts Tagged: Neoliberalism
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.
Brazil's Workers' Party was once the pride of the New Left for an entire hemisphere. Now its 13-year rule hangs by a thread.
Britain's Labor Party is now led by an avowed socialist and longtime peace campaigner.
From declining worker protections to violent labor trafficking and ethnic cleansing, the dark underbelly of Southeast Asia's "tiger economies" is on full display this year.
In November 2013 John Feffer interviewed Jeffrey Sachs about the position Poland occupies in Europe.
The "Biden Plan" for Central America treats refugee children as a national security threat.
In a different world, Cherif and Said Kouachi might have become progressive activists. But where the left abdicated its outreach to marginalized communities, the Islamists moved in.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
Western-style democracies — not the dictatorships they replaced — have allowed deeply undemocratic economic systems to flourish. So what's to be done?
Religious tensions, remnants of the police state, and a broken-down neoliberal economic model imperil Tunisia’s otherwise impressive democratic transition.