It must have been a set back for the giant US corporations, including the banks, when Donald Trump announced he would ditch the TPPA. However the banks don't really mind. Their friend Hillary Clinton didn't reach the US White House, but their other friend did.
Published: 28 November 2016
Does this US election result represent a true dawn, a false one, or a disaster?
Published: 11 November 2016
The election of Donald Trump as the next president of the United States is a result of the disregard of the American establishment for the needs of the people.
Published: 09 November 2016
PM John Key is master of the flip, whether that’s a flip-flop, flip-off, or flippant comment to side-step hard questions and deflect blame. And now, speaking on the subject of measuring child poverty, it seems he’s added ‘flipped out’ to his repertoire.
Published: 04 October 2016
The Bank of England is actually finding it difficult to persuade investors to sell it sufficient government bonds to facilitate its planned bank reserve for government bond swap (sometimes called ‘quantitative easing’).
Published: 01 October 2016
It's painful to watch Al Jazeera documentaries highlighting the disgraceful conditions in which many of the world's children are forced to live, but especially to work.
Published: 28 September 2016