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although such dependency theories have largely been disproven.
Thousands of protesters have been voicing opposition to a range of issues, including globalization, the war in Iraq and environmental damage.
Originally posted by shots
What kind of cops do they have in Australia. They arrest four for assault yet file no charges??? That makes no sense at all. :shk:
Originally posted by rich23
If it were simply a question of evening out the labour market, it wouldn't be quite so bad. But have you not heard about "free-enterprise zones" where local labour laws simply do not apply? Corporations look for the sweetest deals around the world and strongarm weak governments into giving them enormous tax breaks and concessions, then employ locals at below subsistence rates. It's disgusting to see this kind of rapacious behaviour defended by people who should know better.
This is a fairytale. Globalization simply helps a small group of rich people get even richer.