G20: You Can Smell Tear Gas In The Streets As The Oil Industry Squabbles

By Globetrotter, Independentmediainstitute.org -

Last week, two important meetings took place—one, in Buenos Aires, Argentina, of the Group of 20 (G20) nations, and two, in Vienna, Austria, of the Organization of the Petroleum Exporting [...]

Mothers Of Argentina’s Disappeared March Against G20

By Amy Booth, Aljazeera.com -

Buenos Aires, Argentina - Every Thursday since 1977, a group of women march around the Plaza de Mayo, the square in the Argentine capital Buenos Aires, where the presidential palace is located. [...]

G20 Prepares For Protests Against Economy For The Rich

By Hernan Porras Molina, Entorno Inteligente -

Deployment of some 24,000 security agents, areas closed even to pedestrian traffic, total interruption of the metro system and trains, Buenos Aires looks like an armored city and with the nerves [...]

Argentina: Protests Against IMF As G20 Ministers Convene

By Staff, Telesurtv.net -

IMF chief Christine Lagarde praised the economic policies promoted by president Macri and rejected by vast sectors of Argentine society. Argentines welcomed International Monetary Fund (IMF) [...]

Report: G20 Countries Set To Invest Over $1.6 Trillion In ‘Fossil Gas,’ Jeopardizing Paris Climate Goals

By Matt Maiorana, Priceofoil.org -

This report is one of two reports published simultaneously that question the ongoing push for expanding fossil gas production in G20 countries. This report, ‘Debunked: The G20 Clean Gas Myth,’ [...]

Resistance Report: G20 And Pipelines

By Eleanor Goldfield, www.popularresistance.org -

By Eleanor Goldfield for Act Out! The G20 has historically been a meeting of bankers and finance ministers. Indeed, it wasn’t until 2008 that the first summit was held in Washington, DC as the [...]

G20 In Hamburg – Pathetic

By Staff, www.natwiss.de -

By Staff of NatWiss - One day after and some rest one may finally ask the question what did the summit achieve for whom politically? This is the attempt approaching the reality of the G20 summit. [...]

G20 Protestors Call For An Alternative To The Neoliberal Order

By Patrick Bond, www.therealnews.com -

By Patrick Bond for The Real News Network - On July 7th and 8th, the G20, a grouping of the world's 20 largest economies, concluded a summit in Hamburg, Germany. At the conclusion of the summit, [...]

G20 Violence Prompts Calls For New Curbs On Anti-Capitalist Militants

By Kate Connolly, www.theguardian.com -

By Kate Connolly for The Guardian - Allies of the German chancellor, Angela Merkel, have called for new curbs on leftwing extremists, including a Europe-wide register, after her decision to hold [...]

G20 Is Desperately Trying To Save A Failed World Order

By Nick Dearden, www.aljazeera.com -

By Nick Dearden for Aljazeera - The Hamburg G20 might go down in history as the moment the international elite just couldn't hold it together any longer. For years, leaders of the most powerful [...]

Newsletter: Power Dynamics Changing In World Order

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers, www.PopulaResistance.org -

By Kevin Zeese and Margaret Flowers for Popular Resistance. The G-20 summit highlighted a transition in geopolitical power that has been developing for years. The process has escalated in recent [...]

The G20 Parade Of Monsters

By Giuseppe Caccia and Lorenzo Marsili, www.politicalcritique.org -

By Giuseppe Caccia and Lorenzo Marsili for Political Critique - The turn of the century marked the zenith of globalisation and the golden era of G7-G8 summits. One model seemed fit for all: [...]

Are Protests Enough To Bring Down The G20?

By Srecko Horvat, www.aljazeera.com -

By Srecko Horvat for Aljazeera - According to a recent poll, every third person living in Hamburg wants to leave the city during the G20 summit on July 7-8. Their decision is not surprising: who [...]

Protest Leaders Plan To Kettle G-20 Leaders In Hamburg

By Philip Oltermann, www.theguardian.com -

By Philip Oltermann for The Guardian - Hamburg is bracing itself for an escalation of violence on the eve of Friday and Saturday’s G20 summit, after local people complained that heavy-handed [...]

German Police Disperse G20 Protest With Water Cannon Before Summit

By Chris Stern, Hannibal Hanschke, Joseph Nasr and Raissa Kasolowsky, www.reuters.com -

By Chris Stern, Hannibal Hanschke, Joseph Nasr and Raissa Kasolowsky for Reuters - German police used water cannon to disperse around 500 anti-capitalist protesters overnight in the port city of [...]

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