Neither foreign investors nor unelected tribunals deserve the power to trump democratically elected leaders.
With about 200 activists from several countries, John Cavanagh denounced the firm for suing the government of El Salvador in retaliation for the denial of a mining permit.
Project WET's supposed mission is a slap in the face to any community that has had its water muscled away by Nestle.
TransCanada's Keystone XL project is rotten.
Private companies are aggressively trying to expand their share of the water service market, and too often we're getting a raw deal.
The ongoing bonanza in the U.S. hydraulic fracturing industry marks a dangerous misstep on the road to U.S. energy independence.
Unless the industry finds some way to safely dispose of the waste caused by fracking, the entire method is a non-starter.
It turns every home into a gas station.
Over 100 people protested today at the World Bank building, as a tribunal housed inside the building decided the fate of El Salvador under the provisions of CAFTA.
On Thursday, Institute for Policy Studies Director John Cavanagh will join labor unions, local Salvadorans, and others to call for justice for El Salvador and fair U.S. trade policy at a rally in front of the World Bank building.