The End of Empire

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Sep 27
“The inflow of capital from the developed countries is the prerequisite for the establishment of economic dependence. This inflow takes various forms: loans granted on onerous terms; investments that place a given country in the power of the investors; almost total technological subordination of the dependent country to the developed country; control of a country’s foreign trade by the big international monopolies; and in extreme cases, the use of force as an economic weapon in support of the other forms of exploitation.” Che Guevara, on “development” and dependency

Jul 30

Jul 16
mehreenkasana:

pakistani:

Pakistan loses Iran’s mango market
KARACHI: Pakistani fruit exporters have lost a lucrative market in neighbouring Iran, where at least 30,000 tons of mango were exported previously, as a result of the trade embargo imposed by the United Nations on Tehran.
With the loss of this market, the exporters could not export around $10 million worth of mango during the current season, said Waheed Ahmed, Co-chairman of Pakistan Fruit and Vegetable Exporters, Importers and Merchants Association in a statement on Monday. (complete article)
Another way how US handling of world affairs is hurting Pakistani economy.

Sanctions suck.

Global capitalism can also UNdrink your milkshake. This time, it’s mango flavored.USA: “DO WHAT I SAY, PAKISTAN!”

mehreenkasana:

pakistani:

Pakistan loses Iran’s mango market

KARACHI: Pakistani fruit exporters have lost a lucrative market in neighbouring Iran, where at least 30,000 tons of mango were exported previously, as a result of the trade embargo imposed by the United Nations on Tehran.

With the loss of this market, the exporters could not export around $10 million worth of mango during the current season, said Waheed Ahmed, Co-chairman of Pakistan Fruit and Vegetable Exporters, Importers and Merchants Association in a statement on Monday. (complete article)

Another way how US handling of world affairs is hurting Pakistani economy.

Sanctions suck.

Global capitalism can also UNdrink your milkshake. This time, it’s mango flavored.

USA: “DO WHAT I SAY, PAKISTAN!”


Jul 1
He’s a great guy
I would like to have a beer with him
His family dog is great/important

He’s a great guy

I would like to have a beer with him

His family dog is great/important


Jun 21

Jan 26
…I am also grateful for “corporate social responsibility” and the “ethical supply chain”In related news, the New York Times at least acknowledges many of the problems of Apple’s suppliers in China.

…I am also grateful for “corporate social responsibility” and the “ethical supply chain”

In related news, the New York Times at least acknowledges many of the problems of Apple’s suppliers in China.


Nov 2