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    Globalisation from the Middle? Reflections from a Margin

    Peter Waterman
    01 November 2002
    Article
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    "The World Economic Forum is on its Way Out"

    Walden Bello
    05 February 2002
    Article
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    Against Dictators: Use Law, not War

    John Cavanagh
    13 December 2002
    Article

    The argument over what action to take against Saddam Hussein is driven by the rhetoric of war. But can peaceful, legal action against Iraq's ruthless dictator be effective? The long campaign to bring Augusto Pinochet of Chile to justice offers an encouraging precedent.

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    Geopolitics, Globalization and Alternative Regionalisms

    Thomas E. Reifer
    01 September 2002
    Article
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    Another Integration is Possible: Sovereignity Yes, FTAA No!

    Marcos Arruda, Sarah Anderson
    01 November 2002
    Article
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    Arms are not Tomatoes

    Martin Broek
    01 September 2002
    Article
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    Notes Towards a New Politics

    • Hilary Wainwright
    20 January 2002

    This briefing contributes towards theorising democratic, egalitarian and emancipatory politics that have for some time been struggling from below. Hilary Wainwright highlights practical lessons learnt from the experiences of labour and broad-based social movements in Brazil, the UK and the USA.

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    An Assassination, A Failure to Act, A Painful Parallel

    John Dinges, Peter Kornbluh
    22 September 2002
    Article
    Recently disclosed US State Department and CIA records cast a new light on the Letelier assassination, revealing that the US had extensive awareness of a secret assassination operation and suggesting that US officials called off actions that might have stopped it.
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    Behind GATS 2000

    • Erik Wesselius
    19 May 2002
    Report

    The controversial General Agreement on Trade in Services (GATS) of the World Trade Organisation has generated major social concern about the implications for the equitable provision of basic public services.

  10. European Cannabis Policies Under Attack

    • Tom Blickman
    01 April 2002
    Policy briefing

    A strong attack against the European practice of 'leniency' regarding cannabis use and possession took place at the United Nations Commission on Narcotic Drugs (CND) session (11-15 March, 2002) in Vienna. There was an orchestrated attempt to pass a CND resolution to put a dam against the 'leniency'.

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    Brazil 2002. The Victory of the Da Silvas

    Daniel Chavez
    31 October 2002
    Article
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    "The Case Against the War"

    Phyllis Bennis, Michael Enwright
    02 November 2002
    Article
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    The movement is the message

    Oscar Reyes
    01 December 2002
    Article
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    Hope Triumphed Over Fear

    Tom Blickman
    28 October 2002
    Article
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    Alternative Development and Drug Control

    • Martin Jelsma
    08 January 2002
    Martin Jelsma
    What can Alternative Development interventions realistically hope to achieve, given the growing demand for illicit drugs and the continuing prevalence of rural poverty. Non-conditionality for the concept, harm reduction for the production side, and open mindedness for an honest debate are, in the view of Martin Jelsma, necessary steps to “prevent Alternative Development as the Sacred Heart in the global drugs policy from beeing blown apart by the roaring helicopters on the horizon”. Martin Jelsma gave his critical assessment of Alternative Development at the International Conference on The Role of Alternative Development in Drug Control and Development Cooperation.
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    Magic Realism for Real?

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    12 February 2002
    Article
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    European Water Corporations and the Privatization of Asian Water Resources

    Charles Santiago, Monitoring Sustainability of Globalization (MSN), Malaysia
    01 September 2002
    Article
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    Notes Towards a New Politics

    Hilary Wainwright
    01 January 2002
    Article

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