Davos Elite Message Deserves Fierce Resistance Not Applause | Common Dreams

Even amid seemingly thoughtful discussions about climate change, economic inequality, water scarcity and other key global issues, whats important to remember, says Alex Jensen, an expert on globalization and development at the International Society for Ecology and Culture ISEC, is that a critical look at any of these crises shows “the complicity of the very corporations that the WEF represents.”Beyond its glossy “veneer,” Jensen says, the Davos summit acts as a stage “for multinational corporations, among them human rights abusers, political racketeers, property thieves and international environmental criminals.”

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Author: Makere

A Maori/Scots New Zealander transplanted to Canada. Grandmother, academic, indigenous scholar, sometime singer, sometime activist, who cares passionately about our world.