Historical analogies are tricky, but the potato famine and the current economic crisis have parallels that are hard to ignore.
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International civil society organizations urge G-20 leaders to make progress on taxing financial speculation at summit in Seoul.
How is the Philippines responding to the “triple crises of vulnerability”: the global economic crisis, the food crisis and the spreading environmental crises of water, forests, fisheries and climate?
The Greek economic crisis is not about living beyond one’s means, reports columnist Walden Bello from Athens. It’s the same story of unregulated financial speculation all over again.
A speech delivered at the U.S. Social Forum in Detroit, June 25, 2010.
Longtime Director of Institute Begins Year-long Sabbatical
Have the messes we’ve been making finally reached a point where they can’t be cleaned up?
What’s a Common Security Club? It’s a new way for group leaders and trainers to help congregations and communities help themselves in these troubled economic times.
Report looks at how speculation taxes might have changed the outcome of recent global financial fiascos
Audio highlights from a film event on the crime of our time.
Afghanistan, financial reform, and the nation’s first carbon tax.
A firsthand account of the showdown.
The forgotten people of America,drone maps of Pakistan, and an amendment we can get behind.
More on BP, the merits of cultural boycott, and steps toward financial reform.