Category corporate globalization
“The macro story here is that the United States shattered Iraqi society, and then Iran came in to pick up the pieces.”
What country has the most crude oil reserve?
After witnessing the influx of migrants on the more recent ‘migrant caravans’ predominantly coming from Honduras, I felt called to go to Honduras—to be present to a land that though deeply rich in natural resources and culture was becoming increasingly dangerous and uninhabitable for its citizenry to the point where people felt compelled to risk […]
The plan rightly acknowledges that America’s armed forces use a downright obscene amount of energy. (According to Common Dreams, “The Pentagon’s carbon footprint is 70 percent of total U.S. emissions …
When we pit ourselves against the culture of death—and this means performing acts of civil disobedience and noncompliance, it means becoming an outlaw in the eyes of the corporate state—then suffering, and even death, does not have the last word.
In a new interview with Scientific American, the celebrated linguist and political theorist opines on a range of topics including classical liberalism, Trump’s presidency and his own vision of a better world. He also further clarifies why he considers the Republican Party to be “the most dangerous organization in human history.” By Jacob Sugarman Truthdig TD ORIGINALS November […]
U.S. politicians view the rest of the world as America’s hinterland, to be exploited, abused and ignored with impunity.
After Trump and Pussy Hats: the final stages of capitalism
Tar sands oil is the world’s dirtiest oil.
Standard economic ideology insists that the real problem is that wages have not fallen enough!
Glenn Greenwald | Democrats, Trump, and the Ongoing, Dangerous Refusal to Learn the Lesson of Brexit
The institutions and elite factions that have spent years mocking, maligning, and pillaging large portions of the population …are now shocked that their dictates and decrees go unheeded.
No candidate is addressing the global power imbalance issue.
When it comes to the TPP, there is very little by way of free trade promotion in this deal.