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  1. Corrections and complaints

    29 October 2009

    At TNI, we have high standards for our research and our publications. Nevertheless, we may make mistakes. TNI is committed to correcting errors and addressing complaints as soon as possible.

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    More Than Backpedaling on NAFTA

    Manuel Pérez-Rocha
    29 October 2009
    Article

    Obama has not just backpedaled from his campaign commitments to renegotiate the North American Free Trade Agreement (NAFTA). He has ended up expanding the accord which will remove even more checks and balances on the exchange of capital, services, and goods.

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    "30 Jahre nur die Reichen entlastet"

    Susan George
    28 October 2009

    Der Krise is eine große Chance: Die Wirtschaft muss strikt reguliert und ökologisiert werden.

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    The embargo: Nothing succeeds like failure

    Saul Landau
    28 October 2009
    Article

    Will Obama have the courage to break with the incongruous Cuba policy he inherited from previous administrations?

  5. Neoliberalism as hegemonic ideology in the Philippines

    Walden Bello
    27 October 2009
    Article

    Why does the ideology of neoliberalism still exercise such influence in the Philippines despite the challenges it has faced from both the Asian and now global financial crisis?

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    Opening the door to GM eggplant, a step towards disaster

    Praful Bidwai
    26 October 2009
    Article

    If we want sustainable agriculture that's appropriate to our climate, resources and food security, India must not open the door to genetically modified brinjal.

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    Glaciers are still melting…

    Praful Bidwai
    25 October 2009
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    Although an estimate of the Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Ch­ange on rapid recession of  Himalayan glaciers has become a political issue in India,  its scientific foundations are quite solid.

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    Needed: Economists, not accountants, to manage the Philippine economy

    Walden Bello
    21 October 2009
    Article

    Instead of budget cuts the Philippine government has to increase expenditures to counteract the contraction of the private sector.

     
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    Barack Obama, Iran, and the nuclear danger

    Mariano Aguirre
    20 October 2009
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    The tensions over Iran's nuclear programme resemble the prelude to the Iraq war of 2003. But the new conditions of international politics could yet be turned to advantage in finding a solution.
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    What was communism?

    Fred Halliday
    19 October 2009
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    The twentieth anniversary of the fall of communism - as system, ideology and strategic challenger to capitalism - is an appropriate moment to assess its legacy. But this must discard triumphalism, and be rooted in an awareness of communism's history, its myths, and its relation to capitalist modernity.

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    Privileg der Ausbeutung

    Susan George
    15 October 2009

    Mit der Finanzkrise gelten viele unserer Ideen als vernünftig, etwa die Banken unter Kontrolle zu bringen oder Steueroasen zu schließen.

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    The AvtoVAZ fairy tale

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    15 October 2009
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    For those who believe that privatisation automatically increases efficiency, just take a look at today’s AvtoVAZ, once considered a flagship of Soviet industry.

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    Potentially powerful: The European Defence Agency at five years

    Frank Slijper
    14 October 2009
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    While it is too early to effectively evaluate the EDA, its lack of accountability in an increasingly militarised European Union is deeply problematic.
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    A very retired Fidel has become reflective

    Saul Landau
    14 October 2009
    Article

    A late September morning with Fidel Castro (Part 2)

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    10 October 2009

    Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 licence.

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    10 October 2009

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    10 October 2009

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  18. A real green deal

    Hilary Wainwright, Andy Bowman
    09 October 2009
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    35 years ago, workers at the Lucas Aerospace company formulated an ‘alternative corporate plan’ to convert military production to socially useful and environmentally desirable purposes. What are the lessons for greening the world economy today?

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    Happy life picture

    Boris Kagarlitsky
    08 October 2009
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    The debate sparked by an article written by Dmitry Medvedev reflects the Russian authorities' lack of reliable ways of interaction with the society and even with their own subordinates.

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