anti-globalizer


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anti-globalizer

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anti-globaliser

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(Government, Politics & Diplomacy) a political activist who challenges the concept of globalization and promotes practices that do not cause environmental damage
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In this article, we consider a differentiation between the persistence of stereotypes that define the 'old anti-Semitism', formed by a merger of racial, religious and nationalist ideologies' elements of the extreme right, and the emergence of a 'new anti-Semitism', which refers to holocaust denial, conspiracies about Jews and Israel, all movements made by both the right and left; also including prejudicial attitudes of Muslim minorities and/or Arabs as anarchist sectors, feminists and anti-globalizer sectors related to 'anti-Zionism' and their rejection of Israel (Brackman 2012, Laqueur 2003).
Bhagwati notes that Lori Wallach, a noted anti-globalizer, refused to release the list of contributors to an NGO with which she was associated, despite allegations that its anti-trade activities were funded by the protectionist textile magnate Roger Milliken.
The "gotcha" examples produced by anti-globalizers of the occasional social harm done by globalization are exceptions and not the rule.
Contrary to what anti-globalizers expected, the greater degree of trade and financial openness that took place since the 1980s did not make the Latin American economies more vulnerable to the sharp reductions in world trade and financial flows that took place in 2009.
Still, a revitalized UNCTC would be useful to the anti-globalizers, if they could somehow capture and use it for their own ends.
He asks the big question that anti-globalizers always dodge, namely: If we did away with globalization, would the poor of the developing world be better off?
As ardent advocates of many policies associated with globalization, the IMF, WTO, and World Bank are obvious targets for anti-globalizers.
What do you think of the WTO, which is a major target both of anti-globalizers and many free market advocates
Anti-globalizers often ignore the fact that corporations are not charities giving away their products; they have customers who choose to buy their goods and services.