In an obscure World Bank court, a multinational mining firm is suing El Salvador for attempting to protect its citizens from deadly mining pollution.
IPS' John Cavanagh joins in a discussion with Representatives John Conyers, Jr. and Frederica S. Wilson on International Human Rights Day.
Tunisia's stagnant economy could also stagnate its democracy--the good news is Washington can actually help.
Sachs and O'Malley to discuss how Gross Domestic Product can be replaced by other wellbeing indicators to help policymakers to make better choices for a sustainable future.
How benefit cuts would impact health industry CEOs versus home health aides.
A screening of a brand new film about dignified jobs in democratic workplaces, from Mondragon in Spain to the Rust Belt in the U.S. and beyond.
Too many top economic commentators are drawn from a pool of talking heads and economists who treat the welfare of corporations as a top priority.
Poverty is not, after all, a cultural aberration or a character flaw. Poverty is a shortage of money.
Liberal democracy contains within it the very seeds of the American empire's destruction.
In advance of Trans-Pacific trade talks, over 100 economists are sending a letter today urging negotiators to promote global financial stability by allowing the use of capital controls.