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Will Venezuela’s New Floating Exchange Rate Curb Inflation?

April 1, 2014

Mark Weisbrot: New exchange rate is intended to safeguard the importation of essential and primary goods

Japan

September 9, 2013
Tensions in East Asia are putting stress on Japanese society as rightwing activists begin to target resident Koreans. This has led to some politicians calling for legislative action against “hate speech”

Religious Fundamentalism Growing in Gaza

May 6, 2013

Hamas is under extreme pressure from small Salafi extremist groups to impose Islamic and Sharia law

Jordanians Vote for the First Time Since Arab Spring

January 24, 2012

Special thanks to Mostafa Youssef