- Published on Friday, 14 April 2017 12:16
With so much else happening in the world, it is easy to overlook the impact of trade deals on most people; those advocating "free trade" are the privileged, dictating terms under which they pillage nations' commons while dividing and impoverishing people globally.
How to Understand Globalization: Not Nations, But Class
"Many developing countries have become so enthusiastic about globalization. At UNCTAD, we wrote our first report on globalization in 1997. And we came to two conclusions - and it's on record. We said it would create two things - greater inequality and instability. In fact, it's happened. And we also said that it is as likely that the North may walk out of it as the South." - DR. Yilmaz Akyuz
Hierarchy lies at the root of the unfolding human catastrophe.