It was as though US and Brazilian trade negotiators feared that if they spent one more minute in Miami, the fragile image of harmony they have struggled to project would shatter into a million p
The corruptions of Washington are hidden in plain sight.
The mega-retailer has set its sights on the urban market, but the living-wage movement is putting up a fight.
The final FTAA declaration essentially lays out a road map for a free-trade non-agreement.
Media reports out of the Miami trade talks this week will no doubt
feature images of our carrot-topped lead negotiator, Robert Zoellick,
locked in toothy handshakes with Latin American counterp
The signs all over the store proclaiming Everyday Low Prices look the
same (except that they're printed in Chinese), as do the neatly dressed
"associates" patrolling the selling floor.
Instead of blaming globalization for our economic ills, why not take it
He's challenging US-style globalization.
Click here for more information on the Institute for Policy Studies.
Click here to read Manuel Pastor and Tony LoPresti's report on the anti-FTAA organizing campaign in Miami.
Click here for more info on why Paul Bremer's "reforms" in Iraq have been illegal to begin with. Compiled by Aaron Maté.