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Trump’s tariffs raise international tensions and could derail global economic growth Vincent Kolo, chinaworker.info The trade war between Washington and Beijing looks set to escalate. The Trump administration is poised to impose tariffs – a punitive...

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What now for the world economy? All is not well with capitalism. Economic jitters parallel political volatility. Stock market highs in December turned to mass share sell-offs in February. Colossal personal and governmental debt stalks...

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Trump Provokes New Conflicts Per-Åke Westerlund, from Offensiv (the weekly paper of CWI Sweden) This article appeared in the Swedish socialist newspaper Offensiv on March 14, one week before the U.S. government further escalated trade...

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Negotiated in secret, and with the potential to erase laws in the name of profits, the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) has been concocted by representatives from 13 countries and 600 “advisers” from major multinational corporations....

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The Obama Administration has revealed a plan to spend $3.7 billion to curb the recent influx of Central American refugees, which includes approximately 90,000 unaccompanied children crossing the U.S.-Mexico border. Leaked pictures of detention facilities...

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Looking back on the last 20 years, the effects of the NAFTA free trade policies are crystal clear. Despite the promises of politicians in the Democratic and Republican parties that the policies would create jobs...

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