With the end of the Iraq war, the globalization war is heating up around
trade again, this time over the issue of genetically modified food.
Nothing deepens your cynicism quicker than the power of money in
"Our job is to make sure that the labor movement talks about how the militarization of US foreign policy hurts workers at home."
Challenging the right's powerhouse.
Sentient observers know that American state and local governments face a
historic crisis--that they are cutting vital services and raising taxes,
mainly on those already most stressed in diffic
America needs jobs, and working families are hurting. At the same time,
the war in Iraq has heightened awareness of our dependence on foreign
oil and the vulnerability of our energy system.
Now Wal-Mart's banned those mags for lads
But so far hasn't banned the scads
Of other soft-core porn on view--
Like busty dolls that do kung fu,
Just in case you didn't have a clue who George W.
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.