VIEW: The New Rulers of the World

Posted: November 7, 2014 in Debt, Geo Politics, Poverty
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Never before has the human race enjoyed such amazing capacity to create wealth and reduce poverty, yet never before has the gulf between rich and poor been so vast and inequality been so widespread…

Although it’s thirteen years old now, a brilliant account of the real beneficiaries of Globalisation and its covert nature. Topics covered include the sweatshop factories in the developing world, the lack of oversight of these conditions by the global brands that commission them and the planned take-over of Indonesia by business interests in order to exploit its vast natural resources with the aid of the Suharto regime. The role of institutions such as the World Bank and the IMF are explored to suggest the underlying power structure at work in the world today

The New Rulers of the World

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