Occupiers of Wall Street: Losers or Game Changers
by Bhaskar Sarkar
Publisher: Smashwords 2012
Number of pages: 116
The Occupiers of Wall Street burst into media limelight on 17 September 2011. They inspired over 1500 protests against corporate greed and the nexus between politicians and corporation in 82 countries around the world by October 2011. Their movement is relevant. Why have the faded away? Can the movement be revived and achieve its goal?
Home page url
Download or read it online for free here:
by Ted Galen Carpenter (ed.) - Cato Institute
The authors assess the UN's performance on a range of issues, offering both hope for the organization's potential as a modest diplomatic forum and a cautionary tale to those who contemplate entrusting the organization with an overly ambitious agenda.
by Robert Singh - Bloomsbury Academic
Singh argues that Obama's approach of 'strategic engagement' was appropriate for a new era of constrained internationalism, but it has yielded modest results. Obama's search for the pragmatic middle has cost him political support at home and abroad.
by John Butcher - ANU E Press
The Australian nation is a work in progress, concluded the authors of this monograph. They reflect on these, and other themes from a variety of perspectives. A stimulating read for anyone interested in the history and prospects of Australia.
by Nancy Birdsall - Center for Global Development
The White House and the World shows how modest changes in U.S. policies could greatly improve the lives of poor people in developing countries, thus fostering greater stability, security and prosperity globally and at home.