Tagged: World Bank

A Third Way: Globalization from the Bottom

According to Mark Engler, the future of globalization is in question. Will the fight between "imperial globalization" and "corporate globalization" lead to the rise of democratic globalization"?

The Waste-Pickers of Delhi

The original Delhi recyclers have turned garbage into cash for decades. Now, a carbon-credit-generating incinerator may put them out of business.

Missed Opportunity in Hokkaido

G8 leaders' seclusion at the Lake Toyako resort was symbolic of their larger isolation from global public opinion on fighting global warming.

Flooding the Future

Gigantic dams have returned to Latin America, reports columnist Laura Carlsen, and they're just as destructive as the old ones.