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I first heard about Powers Hapgood while working at the United Mine Workers, an organization he had tried to change fifty years earlier.
Seattle changed many things, and one of them is American labor. Nothing lifts the spirit or one's vision like winning.
The giddy adoration of Alan Greenspan has come to resemble the stock market bubble itself and, when one phenomenon comes to its end, so will the other.
Isn't it curious how often the policy disaster that is posited as the thing that will never happen takes place within minutes?
The World Trade Organization imposes obligations on state and local governments that limit their ability to protect consumers, establish environmental standards and undertake economic stimulus in
If one wants to understand what all the fuss is about as the World Trade Organization holds its ministerial conference, Ethan Kapstein's Sharing the Wealth: Workers and the World Economy,
Some years ago, I had the good fortune to befriend an extended family who lived in a poor shantytown in the southern reaches of Santiago, Chile.
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Walden Bello, author of Dark Victory: The United States and Global Poverty (Food First), is executive director of the Bangkok-b
For two decades the International Monetary Fund and its major client, the US Treasury, have made privatization, austere social budgets and market deregulation conditions of loans to the world's p
Anyone who has led a discussion on the economy or trade or globalization
in this country has faced the question, Should I buy American? Sounds