Posts Tagged: International Monetary Fund
Like an injured German U-Boat, the global economy continues to sink. Columnist Walden Bello asks: Can the G-20 meeting bring it back to the surface before we all perish?
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.
Obama's plan for Afghanistan will likely result in the U.S. (and NATO) being trapped in the region for decades to come.
The International Monetary Fund is increasingly irrelevant and even its own assessment found major flaws in its track record in the poorest countries.
The IMF's proposed modest reforms will fail to resolve its legitimacy and relevancy crisis.
Postcard From ... Singapore
Unleashing vengeance through overwhelming U.S. firepower will prove an ineffective and counterproductive response to this new scourge of international terrorism.
During the past two years our government has taken us resolutely on a march in the opposite direction.
The UN Security Council has been unwilling to authorize the U.S. attack on Iraq--which makes it illegal under international law.