Although the timing was off, a conference on globalism connects the dots between its subject and terrorism.
The WTO trade conference there pitted developing countries against the major powers.
The social safety net has become frayed because of welfare "reform."
President Bush is using his popularity in the wake of the September 11 terrorist attacks to push through some deeply partisan legislation.
Joe Stiglitz is no fan of Washington consensus-style globalization. Read "The Globalizer Who Came In From The Cold," an interview with Stiglitz on the IMF, World Bank and WTO conducted by Gregory Palast.
Moving to exploit a shifting political landscape in the aftermath of the September 11 terrorist attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, President Bush's Congressional point man on free
The facts about Bush's tax cuts are being kept from the public.
Finally, President Bush is "deeply worried" about the economy. Yep, in remarks last week, he even went so far as to observe that "the recovery is very slow in coming."