Even now, as we speak, 153 august trade ministers from the nations of the World Trade Organization are gathered in Geneva to chant the ancient spells for warding off economic disaster.
Speaking with progressive scholar Michael Parenti, mainly talking about two of his recent books: 'The Face of Imperialism' and 'The Assassination of Julius Caesar: A People's History of Ancient Rome'.
Nov 3, 2011 to Nov 4, 2011
Morris J. Wosk Centre
Simon Fraser UniversityVancouver , BC
Canada49° 17' 4.0524" N, 123° 6' 45.594" W
British Columbia CA
his conference will focus on both the opportunities and dangers of globalization of higher education.
Evidence is mounting that capitalism as an economic system is failing the majority of people. It is failing to provide working people with jobs, a decent standard of living, security and stability.
People's Health Radio
An exploration of the impacts of 'globalization' on people's health and community based responses, the case of the Philippines is highlighted.
Last week, the Federal Reserve announced a plan to buy an additional $600 billion worth of Treasury bonds in an attempt to stimulate the economy...
John le Carré, the former British spy turned spy novelist, has some grave words for Tony Blair. Years after the invasion of Iraq, the former British prime minister is encountering serious protests.
Oct 7, 2010 to Oct 8, 2010
At the Rink House at Dufferin Grove Park
850 Dufferin StreetToronto , ON
Canada43° 39' 20.898" N, 79° 26' 1.734" W
Celebrate culture, art, community and Clarke Mackey's new book.
Aug 19, 2010 to Aug 20, 2010
Carol Shields Auditorium, Millennium Library, 2nd Floor
251 Donald St.R3C 3P5 Winnipeg , MB
Canada49° 53' 31.5708" N, 97° 8' 33.2628" W
Join us for a panel discussion on issues pertaining to the recent G20 Summit in Toronto.
He was writing for The Guardian when G20 security beat him up and arrested him. Jesse Rosenfeld tells his story. Then, we've got Amy Goodman on why an independent media is so important.