Sunday, 26 May , 2019

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Putin: “We Aren’t Aiming To Ditch The Dollar, The Dollar Is...

by Tyler Durden 11/28/2018 With a number of volatile trends in multiple conflict theaters and geopolitical hot spots now coming to a head this week (Ukraine-Russia, China-US,...

Xi Jinping makes fresh promises to open China’s economy and boost...

5 November, 2018 Chinese President Xi Jinping made fresh promises on Monday to open China’s economy to the outside world, including lowering import tariffs and...

US threatens trade war against China

By Nick Beams 23 March 2018 The Trump administration has opened a trade war against China by announcing that tariffs will be imposed on...

Gary Cohn Said He Will Resign as Trump’s Top Economic Adviser

By KATE KELLY and MAGGIE HABERMAN MARCH 6, 2018 Gary D. Cohn, President Trump’s top economic adviser, said on Tuesday that he would resign, becoming the...

Lori Wallach and Michael Hudson Debate Trump’s Plan to Impose Steel...

March 6, 2018 Ryan Criticizes Tariff Plan as Trump Issues Nafta Threat By ANA SWANSON MARCH 5, 2018 WASHINGTON — Paul D. Ryan, the Republican House speaker, criticized...

RCEP: International think tanks warn of devastating consequences

This week (December 2-10) [1] the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) is being negotiated in Jakarta, Indonesia. If signed, RCEP would grant corporations the exclusive right to bypass domestic legal systems and sue governments at international tribunals whenever they feel government regulation can limit their profits [2].

Rethinking trade policy and protectionism in the Trump era

What kind of trade policy will the United States have under President Donald Trump? This is a hot issue, as Trump has made unorthodox pronouncements on trade issues during and after the election campaign. If he acts on even some of the positions he took, it will create a sea change in trade policy in the US and possibly the world.

Brazil – Parliamentary Coup – and the ‘Progressive Media’

What happened in Brazil is just the most horrifying and flagrant illegal foreign-led parliamentary coup that has happened in Latin America since a similar coup, also foreign-led, deposed José Mujica of Uruguay in June 2009.

TISA: New Trade Deal Could Be Even Greater Threat to Public...

Trade in Services Agreement (TISA) could lock in privatisation and increase ability of big business to call the shots on health, education and...

Brexit, Globalization and the Bankruptcy of the Globalist “Left”

By Takis Fotopoulos 1.The historical background of Brexit The June referendum on whether Britain will remain a member of the EU or not is in fact...