Jun 11, 2014

U.S. foreign policy marked by blatant hypocrisy

by Ramesh Thakur

It is a truth universally acknowledged that behavior by others inconsistent with social norms is condemned as hypocrisy but similar discrepancies in our own conduct is rationalized as understandable prioritization in the face of multiple goals. When the military deposed Egypt’s first freely elected ...

BRICS take shot at shattering predominance of World Bank, IMF

Mar 28, 2013

BRICS take shot at shattering predominance of World Bank, IMF

The world’s major developing nations are laying plans to combine their economic clout in a challenge to the role that U.S.- and European-led institutions such as the World Bank and International Monetary Fund play in global economic affairs. Meeting this week in Durban, South ...