Oil belongs to a country, not to privateers. Petroplutocrats have destroyed the environment, have caused coups in
socialist countries like Iran in 1953, have assassinated people, have caused runaway inflation.
Les Leopold is the author of The Looting of America: How Wall Street's Game of Fantasy Finance destroyed our Jobs, Pensions and Prosperity, and What We Can Do About It  Chelsea Green Publishing, June 2009.
Males continue to dramatically outnumber females in Philippine politics and governance, paving the way to a male-dominated political landscape and a persistent gender gap in the country’s public service system.
The TTIP, Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, endangers the economy, health and food policies of countries beyond the EU and the US. The Investor-State Settlement mechanism gives corporations the same status as nation states. A flood of lawsuits can be expected.