Christian Aid's 2007 report "A Rich Seam: Who Benefits from Rising Commodity Prices?" indicates that mining companies that extract raw commodities—such as oil, nickel, or copper—turn th
• Write your members of Congress to demand that they not renew the president's "fast track" authority on trade agreements, which ties Congress's hands by allowing it only to approv
1) As a citizen:
Join the trade justice movement
Go to the "get involved" or "take action" links on the following Web sites:
Changing the world by changing the rules.
Understanding the perils and promise of international trade. Includes Web Exclusive: List of additional readings and resources.
The U.S. provided nearly half of the conventional weapons sold to developing nations in 2005
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the Worldwatch Institute reports that coltanthe mineral that keeps cell phones and
other electronic eq
Protesters anywhere have a legitimate case to make, as long as its not made with
On the day the North American Free Trade Agreement took effect, the Zapatista movement began—a rebellion, they said, against the forces of globalization on behalf of the rights of indigenous Mexicans.
John Sage is low-key in approach and evangelistic in mission: Save the
world through coffee. Can't be done, you say?
The real story in Seattle was not the violence of demonstrators nor the misbehavior of police.