What is COVID-19 trying to tell us about our future?

What is COVID-19 trying to tell us about our future?

By John Feffer β€œCOVID-19’s message is clear: we need to move forward, quickly, into a very different future.” The coronavirus has not disappeared, as Donald Trump has promised. Nor has it been successfully contained, as Europe has discovered. A new global record for...
Could a recession be just around the corner?

Could a recession be just around the corner?

By Amitrajeet A. Batabyal The U.S. economy is growing at the fastest pace in five years, and unemployment is at the lowest level in almost half a century. So why are Wall Street and some economists suddenly worried about a recession? The U.S. economy is growing at...
Is Trumpism the end of globalism? πŸ”Š

Is Trumpism the end of globalism? πŸ”Š

The new mood of anti-globalism around the world often focuses on the fear of immigrants and the effects of global trade. From Brexit to the rise of the right in Europe and the triumph of Trump in the United States, citizens of the very regions of the world that have...