Fair Trade - In or Against the Market? Matthias Schmelzer Is Fair Trade a neoliberal solution to market failures or a practical challenge to neoliberal trade and the free market regime in general?
Governments are routinely overthrown for control of their natural resources. United Fruit and BP are among those who have had governments toppled for their bottom line.
Throughout history, regime change often has ulterior motives — particularly when it comes to control of natural resources. The Invasion era, during which American armed forces overthrew the governments of Afghanistan, Grenada, Iraq and Panama.
One of the most infamous and drawn out instances of this resource-focused regime change began in with the government of Honduras. The Honduran government gave tax exemptions along with plots of land to foreign corporations in order to expand their mining and agriculture industries.
Some native Hondurans were able to exploit these Liberal economic policies to their benefit, but the vast majority of the allowances actually went to American corporations which had the capital on hand to purchase the land and quickly develop it.
In short, I was a racketeer, a gangster for capitalism. I helped make Mexico and especially Tampico safe for American oil interests in I helped in the raping of half a dozen Central American republics for the benefit of Wall Street.
I brought light to the Dominican Republic for the American sugar interests in I helped make Honduras right for the American fruit companies in In China in I helped see to it that Standard Oil went on its way unmolested.
In more recent history, Iran was targeted because they began to demand an equal share of the oil profits from the Anglo-Persian Oil Company now known as British Petroleum, or BP who was operating their oil fields. The British government bought a controlling share of the company, effectively nationalizing oil production in Iran  and using it as the primary fuel source for the Royal Navy during World War I .
Relations with the West deteriorated, leading to the Iran hostage crisis in which 52 Americans were held hostage for days. The blowback that ensued is considered by many  including the CIA to be at least partially responsible for the strong anti-American and anti-Western sentiment still present in the region today.The Stakeholder Strategy.
Changing corporations, not the Constitution, is the key to a fairer post-Citizens United world. mostly because so many Americans are rightly concerned about the power of corporations in our political discourse.
Nevertheless, I believe that the move to amend is a bad, even horrible, idea. If we can create the. “Most reformers think that all they have to do in a political democracy is to obtain a majority. This is a profound mistake.
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What has to be changed is not only the vote that is cast, but also the mental climate in which Parliament and Government both live and work. An Open Letter To Black Lives Matter: How to avoid being ensnared in the ongoing Federal operation 'Ni&&er Catcher' and 'Black Snare', run out of the US intelligence community and .
Large Corporations Abuse Their Power Against Stakeholders. It could be said that “large corporations abuse their power against stakeholders e.g.
customers, employees, suppliers, public, communities”. Do you agree or disagree? Explain what you answer is .
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