Naming the Enemy: Anti-Corporate Social Movements Confront Globalization
Bloomsbury Academic, 2000 - 268 Seiten
A new movement of 'anti-globalists', in Time Magazine's words (24 April 2000), now 'oppose corporate dominion over the planet's poor and disfranchised'. Naming the Enemy is the first systematic documentation of this international resistance to transnational corporations and globalization which has so recently burst into the public gaze with the street protests in Seattle, Washington, London and Prague.
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When outraged French citizens demanded a strict labelling law so that they could
still avoid buying US beef , the USA took France back to court , now insisting that
the labelling interfered in the industry's ability to compete in the French market ...
Citizens , towns and nations will not have the right to decide what can be done
with land and natural resources or to regulate working conditions within their
borders . Lawyer Richard Grossman summarizes this shift simply as ' the
Corporations have defined ' free trade ' in ways that resemble the rights of
citizens , yet unlike citizens , corporations are not subject to extradition ,
imprisonment or criminal law . Signatories to GATT and other FTAs have agreed
to design all ...
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Globalization from Below
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