The promise of Seattle was captured in an antic moment observed by one young environmental activist.
Jared Nayfack was 11 years old and living in the heart of conservative Orange County, California, when he told his best friend from school that he was gay--"and my friend then came out to me," sa
"Le monde n'est pas une marchandise"--the world is not a commodity--proclaimed the large banner in the Parisian demonstration against the WTO.
The ideological rigidity that governs punditocracy trade debate transcends right/left dichotomies.
As workers and holiday shoppers spilled out of Manhattan's midtown skyscrapers
and stores during rush hour last week, they were confronted with an unusual
sight: Several thousand demonstrators,
A little broken glass in the streets of Seattle has transformed the World Trade Organization into a popular icon for the unregulated globalization that tramples human values on every continent, a
During the Battle in Seattle, The Nation and The Nation Institute kept a high profile, deploying a contingent of staff and contributors and helping to stage one of the best-r
It is incredible here.
Here's a might-have-been for you.
After the Battle in Seattle one thing is certain: The next WTO confab will be held somewhere like Singapore or Jakarta.