Wednesday, 19 May , 2021

EU

Labour’s humiliating defeat signals its death, and Keir Starmer, not Jeremy...

By Neil Clark* May 7, 2021 The blame for the crushing loss in Thursday’s by-election, in a northern ‘Red Wall’ seat Labour has held since 1974,...

Humanity vs. Multinationals

Germany, the dark power of Europe In spite of statements on the contrary, EU leaders prefer to sell vaccines rather than facilitate domestic production. May 8,...

Germany: the main anti-Humane power in Europe and a tool of...

Germany rejects U.S. proposal to waive patents on COVID-19 vaccines May 6, 2021 Germany on Thursday rejected a U.S. proposal to waive patent protection for COVID-19...

Spain backs patent waiver, it says it is not enough

May 6, 2021 The Spanish government on Thursday said a U.S. proposal to waive patents on coronavirus vaccines signals the "way forward" but will not...

Costa Rica. A small state and a world pioneer

WHO and Costa Rica launch COVID-19 Technology Access Pool By William Worley* 29 May 2020 LONDON — An international project to share intellectual property, scientific data, and...

Moralized Discourses: South Africa’s Intellectual Property Fight for Access to AIDS...

By Debora Halbert Nov. 2002 INTRODUCTION In 1997, the South African government passed the South AfricanMedicines and Related Substances Control Act Amendments in order toaddress the...

More International Voices Condemn State Terrorism in Colombia

The Duque administration's measures to curb the protests have been condemned by the United Nations, France, Chile, Costa Rica, Uruguay, Cuba, Spain, Australia, Germany,...

Mikis Theodorakis on the Geneva Conference (2017)

No to the new Crime! Mikis Theodorakis on Cyprus, Russia and the upcoming War against Iran July 7, 2017 In an article entitled “No to the...

The New Concert of Powers

How to Prevent Catastrophe and Promote Stability in a Multipolar World By Richard N. Haass and Charles A. Kupchan March 23, 2021 The international system is at...

Dexit is the new Brexit as AfD bids to take Germany...

Apr. 12, 2021 Right-wing party Alternative for Germany (AfD) will contest elections later this year on an anti-EU, anti-lockdown and anti-immigration platform. The so-called "Dexit" policy...