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  1. Urgent Need For Legally Binding Obligations On Transnational Corporations

    06 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Multi-media

    On 26 june 2014 the UN Human Rights Council adopted resolution 26-9 giving an intergovernmental working group a mandate to elaborate and an international legally binding framework of human rights law with respect to the activities of Transnational Corporations.  Here's a clip of the second session of the working group as Susan George is given the floor.

  2. Demonetisation: A Body Blow to the Indian Economy and People

    Benny Kuruvilla
    19 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Multi-media

    Two months ago, the Government of India announced a massive demonetisation exercise that effectively nullified 86% of the currency in circulation. Economist and Former Member of the Planning Commission of India, Professor Abhijit Sen speaks to Benny Kuruvilla of TNI about its failed attempt at curtailing black money. Sen further elaborates on its body blow to Indian agriculture and employment- both in the informal and formal sectors. With challenges looming on the domestic and international economic front, 2017 does indeed look bleak for the Modi Government.

  3. State of Power 2017

    21 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Report

    This sixth annual State of Power report examines the cultural processes that are used by corporations, military and privileged elites to make their power seem 'natural' and 'irreversible'. It also explores how social movements can harness creativity, art and cultural forces to resist and to build lasting social and ecological transformation.

  4. Monsters of the Financialized Imagination

    Max Haiven
    23 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Article

    Financialization is not just an economic superstructure. It is a process that is shaping culture and our lives, from the games we play, the decisions we make and the leaders who rise to power. How can we break free and imagine a future not dictated by finance?

  5. Power of Porn Cultures

    Karen Gabriel
    23 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Article

    The porn industry globally has become so large that it can no longer be regarded as an underground sideshow. It is rather capitalism writ-large and the way it structures corporate power, labour, migration, consumption, gender, sexuality and increasingly the virtual world has relevance for everyone concerned with social justice.

  6. All Change or No Change?

    Martin Kirk, Jason Hickel , Joe Brewer
    23 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Article

    2016 was a tumultous year politically with elections breaking with all conventions, but beneath the surface the main operating logic of our world remains the same, failing people and planet. How can alternative worldviews help us tell new stories and how can we hack culture to bring about systemic change?

  7. Manufactured consent infographic thumbnail

    Manufactured Consent

    25 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Infograph

    Corporations don't just shape our politics or economics, they also seek to change public opinion to serve their interests. Which corporations play the biggest role in shaping knowledge and news? What do they fund? Who do they represent? What role have they played in the rise of authoritarian populists? This infographic for State of Power 2017 exposes those 'manufacturing consent'.

  8. How to Move Beyond Gas and Towards a Just Energy Transition

    30 ဇန်နဝါရီလ 2017
    Multi-media

    Residents of the Dutch city of Groningen, where gas is being extracted by the Dutch Petroleum Company (NAM), have lost confidence in the company, and in the regulations intended to protect them. Social movements, civil society organisations and local political parties gathered and discussed the dismantling of the NAM and the need to democratise the energy sector.

  9. Resistance in Honduras

    03 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2017 - Event

    Join us to hear Tomas Gomez Membreno, the current coordinator of the Honduran organisation COPINH, share the story of his community's struggle.

  10. Fatal blows to corporate power

    Gonzalo Berrón, Brid Brennan
    17 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2017
    Article

    The fallout from the current phase of capitalism has become more manifest globally in 2016, provoking unexpected political responses. However, the people most severely impacted by the current economic crisis have largely chosen to support political figures and positions[i] contrary to those that have been elaborated for years by the alter-globalisation left, also known as the global justice movement.

  11. The Bail Out Business

    • Sol Trumbo Vila, Matthijs Peters
    22 ဖေဖေါ်ဝါရီလ 2017
    Report

    The Bail Out Business is the most comprehensive and thorough analysis of the response to the 2008 financial crisis to understand who benefits from rescue packages in the EU. How effective were the bail out measures? What were the hidden costs to the taxpayer? and what was the role of the Big Four (audit firms) and financial consultancy firms in the business of designing and implementing bail out programs in EU Member States?

  12. Interview: Keynesianism and the great recession

    Walden Bello
    02 မတ်လ 2017
    Article

    Keynesianism offered important tools for overcoming the economic crisis, but its application by Obama's government was too half-hearted and misdirected (going to banks rather than households) to effectively reduce the recession. Clinton paid the price.

  13. Open letter to the European Commission on agri-business mergers

    24 မတ်လ 2017
    Article
  14. TiSA and state-owned enterprises

    • Viviana Barreto, Daniel Chavez
    18 ဧပြီလ 2017
    Policy briefing
  15. Europe: social democracy’s Faustian pact with global finance unravels

    • Walden Bello
    18 မေလ 2017
    Paper

    This paper focuses on how the global economic crisis unfolded in Europe, where a toxic mix of financial liberalization, highly-leverage banks, a poorly-planned euro and Germany’s years of structural adjustment created a deeply unbalanced and highly indebted European economy, that was brought into sharp focus as Wall Street banks collapsed. The result was the reversal of Europe's economic integration and a state of permanent crisis that continues to this day.

  16. Standing Rock Water Protectors Dutch tour

    28 မေလ 2017 - Event

    Across the Standing Rock Reserve, the heartland of the original American Sioux tribe, an oil pipeline is being constructed, threatening access to clean water for many. There is a strong opposition among the residents. In the Netherlands there are also fights against fossil fuel energy, damage to buildings through gas extraction and nuclear power plants. Connect with activists from Standing Rock during a tour across the Netherlands.

  17. Europe's Faustian Bargain with Big Finance

    Walden Bello
    24 မေလ 2017
    Article

    Europe's social democrats played a central role in unleashing the financial sector that created the European economic crisis that continues to today.

  18. Water Protectors urge Dutch activists to join global struggle against Fossil companies: ‘Strong hearts to the front’

    12 ဇွန်လ 2017
    Article

    Four Water Protectors who were active in the NoDaPL Standing Rock protests visited the Netherlands as part of a European tour from May 28th to June 2nd. Rachel Heaton, Nataanii Means, Wašté Win Young, and Rafael Gonzales aka Tufawon travelled to all corners of the Netherlands in just under a week.

  19. Keep your coins, I want change (Grafitti by Banksy)

    Call for Papers: State of Power 2018

    19 ဇွန်လ 2017
    Article

    The Transnational Institute (TNI) in the Netherlands is issuing an open call for essays/short papers and artistic collaborations for its forthcoming report on the issue of counter-power. Abstract deadline extension: 17 September

  20. Session on the violations with impunity of the human rights of migrant and refugee peoples

    08 ဇူလိုင်လ 2017 - Event

    The Permanent Peoples Tribunal (PPT) holds a special session to address Europe's policies on migrants and refugees. Fortress Europe has led to many disappeared persons and the death of thousands during their journey to reach the borders of southern and eastern Europe.

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