|Food for Thought|
by Antonia Juhasz, Tikkun Magazine, September/October 2003
For three days in June, the Bush administration, the State of
California and the City of Sacramento collectively spent millions of dollars pitching genetically engineered foods and industrial agricultural methods to some of the world's poorest nations at the Ministerial Conference and Expo on Agricultural Science and Technology, June 23–25.
|The WTO Collapses in Cancun and New Multilateralism is Born|
by Antonia Juhasz, Left Turn
September 10th, 2003
At 2:00pm on Sunday, September 14, 2003, Dr Mukhisa Kituyi, Kenya’s Trade and Industry Minister, entered the lobby of the Cancun convention center to announce that the 5th Ministerial meeting of World Trade Organization (WTO) had collapsed. Kenya, representing several African and developing nations, walked out on the talks when the Conference Chairman declared that negotiations were at a stalemate. The ministerial was over.
|Fast Track is the wrong path to ending inequality|
by Antonia Juhasz, The Progressive Media Project
December 4th, 2001
President Bush wants "Fast Track," a dangerous proposition for democracy and for the world economy. Fast Track is shorthand for granting the President the authority to eliminate many key democratic processes used to create legislation, such as full committee hearings, full debate and the ability to amend legislation.
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