The Bezillionaire Times

The Bezillionaire Times

Amazon’s take-no-prisoners business model made founder Jeff Bezos staggeringly rich while stranding thousands of warehouse workers on the borderline of poverty.

Unfit to Print

Unfit to Print

Suddenly, all self-respecting billionaires need to own at least one newspaper.

Amazon Watch Spring Green-Bag Lunch Series

Amazon Watch Spring Green-Bag Lunch Series

Want to learn about how big corporations are taking Latin America to court? IPS Associate Fellow Manuel Pérez Rocha will address extractive corporations suing Latin American countries in International Tribunals at Amazon Watch’s Spring 2012 “Green-Bag Lunch” Series in Washington, DC.

Review: The Unconquered

Review: The Unconquered

A new book describes an attempt to map uncontacted tribes in the Amazon without contacting them.

Trade Agreement Kills Amazon Indians

The U.S.-Peru free trade agreement has led directly to government crackdowns and the deaths of indigenous protestors, reports columnist Laura Carlsen.