Tag Archives: plunder

Predatory Capitalism: Stealing Wealth, Stealing Food: The Battle for the Corporate Control of India

In recent years, India has increasingly conformed to a US-led economic agenda driven by the policies of the World Bank, the World Trade Organisation and associated institutions. Due to the…

The Truth Behind ECB Bond Swaps and Gold Confiscation – The Pillage of Greece

First off, the details of the swap are as follows: the ECB simply exchanged 50€ billion worth of old Greek sovereign bonds (which were soon to be worth much less…

The IMF and US African Command (AFRICOM) Join Hands in the Plunder of the African Continent

Lagos Dissents Under IMF Hegemony Nigeria: The Next Front for AFRICOM On a recent trip to West Africa, the newly appointed managing director of the International Monetary Fund, Christine Lagarde ordered the…

Dollar Billionaires in Poor Countries: India’s “Philantrocapitalism”

In this time of global financial crisis, when so many are suffering financial hardship, most countries have witnessed increases in their number of dollar millionaires. These ‘High Net-Worth Individuals’ (HNWI),…

“WTO Kills Farmers”: India Free Market Reforms Trigger Farmers’ Suicides

Many of us remember the crucial failure of the WTO’s Fifth Ministerial Conference in Cancun, Mexico in 2003. It was on this day that Lee Kyung Hae, leader of the…

WTO’s plunder of India through unfair trade and intellectual rights agreements

“My idea of a better-ordered world is one in which medical discoveries would be free of patents and there would be no profiteering from life or death” – Indira Gandhi,…