international trade

South Africa’s Ambassador to the World Trade Organization Unpacks WTO Negotiating Agendas

July 23, 2014
In this 3 part series, Ambassador Faizel Ismail, discusses his negotiating experience at the WTO from 2002 through 2014 as South Africa’s Permanent Representative to the World Trade Organization

Vijay Prashad on Trade Rules & Corporate Driven Globalization

August 30, 2013
A four part series with Vijay Prashad who discusses how concentrated economic power, jobless growth and ecological disaster are the result of a rules based global trading system framed by US led advanced country trade representatives and the powerful multinational corporations they back

Omar Dahi On Syria

June 19, 2013
Pt 1. Omar Dahi: Despite escalating humanitarian catastrophe, G8 summit failed to advance diplomatic settlement

US Syria Policy Promotes Endless Civil War

May 2, 2013

Omar Dahi: Daniel Pipes, neo-con and ultra Zionist, spells out US policy towards Syria – let both sides destroy each other

Pope Francis

March 13, 2013
Matthew Fox (former Catholic priest) discusses the Vatican’s work with the CIA and it’s alliance with far right political forces and Pope Francis’ opposition to liberation theology in Latin America.