Posts Tagged: Neoliberalism
The financial crisis that swept the world after 2007 should have been the final nail in the coffin for the neo-liberal. Yet, globally, neo-liberalism didn’t die.
We are not passive objects of the surveillance state. We are active subjects of our own YouTube channels.
Mexico's oil privatization scheme will hurt the environment, scar the landscape, and leave Mexico at the mercy of transnational firms.
Free trade agreements like the Trans-Pacific Partnership undermine democracy and sovereignty.
Large pro-democracy demonstrations in Burkina Faso have largely escaped the Western media’s radar.
If it weren't for decades of Western-backed political and economic repression, the Philippines might have joined the Asian Tigers years ago.
There are two tests of social change movements: endurance and regeneration. After two decades, Mexico's Zapatista movement can now say it passed both.
While Tunisia remains an island of hope, its latest government reshuffling promises to change little for the country's impoverished population.
Developed countries are still using the WTO to squeeze small farmers in the developing world--and developing world governments are going along with the charade.
Twenty years since its passage, NAFTA has displaced workers on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border, depressed wages, weakened unions, and set the terms of the neoliberal global economy.