As the U.S. and the G7 deny the negative effect of sanctions against Russia, they damage the world’s capability of avoiding a global food disaster.
In 1949, China was one of the world’s poorest countries, but now its economy is on the road to ‘high income’ status.
On November 15, 15 Asian and Pacific countries signed an agreement known as the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership (RCEP) that unites 30 percent of the global population and 30 percent of global gross domestic product (GDP).
Vijay Prashad and John Ross discuss the partnership that is being strengthened between countries in Latin America and China at a moment of increased pressure due to the US trade war against China
In 2018, Trump slapped tariffs on more than $200 billion worth of various Chinese goods.
Trump lied to his own citizens, while China’s president Xi Jinping said that his government would be “putting people first.”