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  • November 18, 1999

    Whose Trade?

    PARTICIPANTS IN THE FORUM

    Walden Bello, author of Dark Victory: The United States and Global Poverty (Food First), is executive director of the Bangkok-b

    Various Contributors

  • November 18, 1999

    The People vs. the WTO

    The thousands of demonstrators who will greet the World Trade Organization delegates in Seattle on November 30 will have many voices but one message: The attempt to write a constitution for the g

    the Editors

  • November 18, 1999

    The Battle in Seattle

    It's billed as the Battle in Seattle.

    Robert L. Borosage

  • November 18, 1999

    Raising a Ruckus

    Somewhere amid the dancing sea turtles and bustling WTO bureaucrats, the angry anarchists and the Al Gore entourage, the striking steelworkers and the billionaires in town to sip cocktails with B

    John Nichols

  • November 18, 1999

    States’ Rights and the WTO

    The World Trade Organization imposes obligations on state and local governments that limit their ability to protect consumers, establish environmental standards and undertake economic stimulus in

    Dennis Kucinich

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  • November 11, 1999

    War of Words

    In May 1989 a small group of radio and newspaper journalists and media activists from Belgrade took over a small room in Central Belgrade that the Central Committee of the Yugoslav Communist Part

    Veran Matic and Drazen Pantic

  • November 11, 1999

    Emperor of the Air

    If you combined the political roles of Republican front-runner George W.

    Alexander Stille

  • November 11, 1999

    The Cable Guise

    Ten years ago, as Hungary was roiling with democratic protests, the country had two television channels, both controlled by the state.

    Mark Schapiro

  • November 11, 1999

    Indonesian Improvisation

    Armed militias had forced most journalists to flee from East Timor by September 7, the day then-President B.J. Habibie and General Wiranto of Indonesia declared martial law for the region.

    Suzanne Charlé

  • November 4, 1999

    Debt: Just Forget It

    For two decades the International Monetary Fund and its major client, the US Treasury, have made privatization, austere social budgets and market deregulation conditions of loans to the world's p

    Jeff Faux

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