North America

After the FTAA

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Free Trade Agreements (FTAs)
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Alternative Regionalisms
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Versión español With the US Congress sharply divided over the Central American Free Trade Agreement and negotiations for a hemispheric trade deal all but abandoned, this is an opportune time to take a fresh look at alternative proposals for the future of the Americas. This document aims to contribute to such a dialogue by highlighting some of the lessons from European integration... Read more

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Iraq, the US, and the Challenges to the Global Peace Movement

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War and Pacification
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Speech delivered in Vancouver, Canada, at an event sponsored by StopWar.ca, March 18, 2005, held on the occasion of the March 19-20 Global Protest against the War in Iraq.... Read more

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Neoliberal financial globalization: Capitalism's grave illness

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Once a means to economic activity, financial operations are becoming more and more an end in themselves - and will result in more and more catastrophic bubbles unless alternatives are sought.... Read more

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The Hemispheric Social Alliance in the context of Latin American Integration Processes and the FTAA

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Latin American integration remains as elusive as ever. Transnational corporation interests in the NAFTA model are the driving force that continue shaping the southbound process of integration via sub- regional agreements such as Mexico and the Central America North Triangle 'free trade' agreement. Also Chile, that has a 'free trade agreement' with Mexico is negotiating another &... Read more

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