In China, Trump Talks Trade & North Korea, Ignoring Climate Change & Crackdown on Human Rights; Yemeni Journalist: Saudi Arabia’s Total Blockade on Yemen is “Death Sentence” for All; Saudi Prince Mohammad bin Salman Consolidates Power & Purges Rivals Under “Anti-Corruption” Pretense.
Neoliberal globalization, the economic order which has reigned for the last forty years, has been premised on free trade, with the United States government playing a key role in managing global capitalism. Donald Trump has promised to bring a halt to the export of jobs and much of the free movement of labor in the … Continued
To the dismay of activists, the House of Representatives by a narrow margin has approved fast track authority on a massive trade bill. Now what? Plus: it seems more and more certain that Greece will default on its bailout loans. Then what? And: a new film by Rick Goldsmith on Chamique Holdsclaw, basketball superstar. With … Continued