"The Globalisation of Poverty - the author outlines the contours of a New World Order which feeds on human poverty and the destruction of the environment, generates social apartheid, encourages racism and ethnic strife and undermines the rights of women. The result as his detailed examples from all parts of the world show so convincingly, is a globalization of poverty."
Bilderparade Archiv - LangweileDich.net
globalisation- children have grown up in this environment where something like McDonald's is just around the corner. And this is all that matters.
Seeds of Suicide
Seeds of Suicide: The Ecological and Human Costs of Globalisation of Agriculture by Dr Vandana Shiva and Afsar H. Jafri and Ashok Emani and Manish Pande. The report on “seeds of suicide” covers three aspects of the impact of the new policies of the so called “liberalisation” of the seed sector. Firstly, it shows that the trends towards privatisation and concentration of the seed industry and displacement of farmer varieties. A shift from government control to farmers control was the option…
GLOBALISATION has ushered in increasing migration for labour. As International Labour Organisation (ILO) predicts, the greatest migration is also underway in Asia due to rapid economic growth of the region which is likely to be visible because of its being the place of both recipient and sending countries
Masks in China. The Olympic Committe is A Joke. Nothing Has Changed
The hoopla, pageantry, silliness, nastiness and profiteering of the Olympics has not changed in over fifty years. If there is any question in your mind, run out and get Dave Maraniss' insightful Rome 1960. The Olympics that Changed the World. Soviet Communism and the Cold War ended, but the organizers and operators of the games are still far more important than the athletes. While the achievements of the competitors is often compelling and poignant, on the world stage the manipulations...
Lybia: analysis, jokes and answers - part 1/3
OVERVIEW North Africa, revolutions for democracy: are we at a turning point in modern history or new situations will be dealt with in the same old way – weak justifications to Western population for military intervention, exploitation of resources and regime change for an extention of the capitalistic Empire? The recent obscure facts in Lybia have occurred during a delicate moment in my personal life, settling in in a new country. Therefore little time was available for my usual readings…
Does financial globalisation help?
Successful financial globalisation has “collateral benefits” – catalytic, indirect benefits on the domestic financial sector, macroeconomic discipline, and public and corporate governance. This has powerful implications for empirical analysis of its benefits.
Different facets of financial globalisation
A lot has been said about the pros and cons of financial globalisation. But what exactly is ‘financial globalisation’? This column argues that we can’t be clear about the pros and cons of financial globalisation unless we are clear on what it actually is.