We expose slave masters and people smugglers in suburban Britain.
Is there more to life than money?
The United States no longer has the same hegemonic stranglehold over countries within Latin America.
14 Sep 2013 12:48 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bolivia
Americans are becoming more concerned that government 'anti-terror' programmes are actually restricting civil liberties.
07 Aug 2013 11:33 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Afghanistan, Russia, United States
Even the world’s most powerful media and Intelligence apparatus can’t always control public opinion, writes Weisbrot.
28 Jun 2013 21:04 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, China, Ecuador
There is a striking contrast between how the eurozone and the United States are handling their financial crises.
Mark Weisbrot | 26 May 2013 23:25 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Cyprus, France, Greece
Statistical analysis has proved effective in predicting election outcomes, however could its use also affirm results?
Mark Weisbrot | 10 May 2013 10:31 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, United States, Venezuela
Contest for the post of WTO director-general pits Washington's candidate and programme against most of the world.
Mark Weisbrot | 05 May 2013 07:55 GMT | Politics
The idea that an increase in oil prices automatically reduces poverty and raises everyone's living standards is not true.
Mark Weisbrot | 12 Apr 2013 07:51 GMT | Latin America, Venezuela
People don't know the unique role Chavez played in bringing about the unity and second independence of Latin America.
Mark Weisbrot | 17 Mar 2013 11:46 GMT
Hugo Chavez will be mourned not only by Venezuelans, but also by many others who appreciate what he did for the region.
Mark Weisbrot | 06 Mar 2013 06:50 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Argentina, Bolivia
The so-called troika's fiscal plans for Greece are the cause of its economic depression, not the solution.
Mark Weisbrot | 02 Feb 2013 10:25 GMT | Business & Economy, Argentina, Greece, Indonesia, Malaysia
Although Chavez isn't perfect, his villainisation in Western media is perplexing.
Mark Weisbrot | 30 Jan 2013 10:08 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Iraq, Spain, United States
A Pakistani cotton farmer travels to Dubai to make his fortune but soon discovers he wants more from life than money.
Pakistan, Immigration, Dubai
The South African opposition leader says the EFF would fight if the ANC responded violently to peaceful protests.
Julius Malema, South Africa, ANC
As the Doha oil summit fails to reach a deal to freeze production, we examine the state of the global oil industry.
Business & Economy, Oil Price, Saudi Arabia
We explore how the work of medieval chemists has impacted the evolution of modern chemistry.
Science & Technology, Middle East, Islam