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GLOBAL FOOD CR?S?S Special Report World Food Crisis “2015″

GLOBAL FOOD CR?S?S Special Report World Food Crisis “2015″ Security against rising inflation and recession. With global warming, unstable economies, food rations, and other unknown factors, food prices may increase, . GLOBAL FOOD CR?S?S Special… Video Rating: 5 / 5

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Rigged Rules: A Rogue Corporation in the World Bank’s Rogue Tribunal

Robin Broad and John Cavanagh On September 15, in a tribunal that few know exists, the fate of millions of people and hundreds of millions of dollars will be debated and decided in the next six months. The tribunal is … Continue reading

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Human Rights, the Global Economy, and the Arab World, Part 4

Ali Kadri This is the fourth of a five-part series by regular Triple Crisis contributor Ali Kadri, Senior Research Fellow at the Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, and author of Arab Development Denied: Dynamics of Accumulation by Wars of … Continue reading

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Human Rights, the Global Economy, and the Arab World, Part 2

Ali Kadri This is the second part of a five-part series by regular Triple Crisis contributor Ali Kadri, Senior Research Fellow at the Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, and author of Arab Development Denied: Dynamics of Accumulation by Wars of … Continue reading

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Human Rights, the Global Economy, and the Arab World, Part 3

Ali Kadri This is the third of a five-part series by regular Triple Crisis contributor Ali Kadri, Senior Research Fellow at the Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, and author of Arab Development Denied: Dynamics of Accumulation by Wars … Continue reading

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Human Rights, the Global Economy, and the Arab World, Part 1

Ali Kadri This is the first part of a five-part series by regular Triple Crisis contributor Ali Kadri, Senior Research Fellow at the Middle East Institute, National University of Singapore, and author of Arab Development Denied: Dynamics of Accumulation by Wars … Continue reading

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Real Wage Growth Around the World

Matías Vernengo The new edition of the International Labour Organization’s Global Wage Report (2012/13) has been published. The figure below shows the rates of growth in real wages by region. Note that real wages have basically stagnated in the developed … Continue reading

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World Bank/IMF 2011 Spring Meetings, Open Forum: Food Crisis

World Bank/IMF 2011 Spring Meetings, Open Forum: Food Crisis Image by World Bank Photo Collection April 15, 2011 – Washington DC, Spring Meetings 2011: Open Forum: Food Crisis. Photo: Simone D. McCourtie / World Bank Photo ID: 041511-OpenForum_018

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K-Rations: “Food for Fighters” circa 1943 US Office of War Information World War II

K-Rations: “Food for Fighters” circa 1943 US Office of War Information World War II more at http://quickfound.net/ “Importance of nutrition in wartime.” Public domain film from the Prelinger Archive, slightly cropped to remove uneven edges, … Video Rating: 4 / … Continue reading

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Coal Politics in an Unequal World

Sunita Narain Australia is a coal country. It is big business—miners are important in politics and black gold exports dominate the country’s finances. But dirty and polluting coal evokes emotions in environmentally concerned people. Coal-based power provides 40 per cent … Continue reading

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