News and Features
Two major lawsuits--filed in the United States against multinational
corporations including GM, IBM and Citigroup for aiding and abetting
apartheid--are at a critical juncture.
See also Tim Shorrock's March 2002 story for The Nation
on the Carlyle Group.
As unemployment soars, many workers are rethinking their libertarian views.
Over the past few months, yet another epidemic has come to trouble our
unhappy world. Shortly after SARS was identified, the entire globe was
put on notice.
The best names in Wall Street, who besmirched themselves with
double-dealing stock-market scandals, were finally "punished" recently,
and the miscreants could not contain their glee.
Freshly unearthed documents may force the AFL-CIO to face up to past betrayals.
How 'fighting terrorism' became a bludgeon in Bush's assault on labor.
Even before US troops arrived in Baghdad, looting broke out--in
A lot of folks die.
At last the war ends.
The world is made safe
For Dick Cheney's friends.
On April 6, Deputy Defense Secretary Paul Wolfowitz spelled it out:
There will be no role for the United Nations in setting up an interim
government in Iraq.