Posted on April 19, by sdonline When we engage W. The concept of the color-line refers essentially to the role of race and racism in history and society. But of necessity, for Du Bois, it requires a multidimensional analysis which identifies and seeks to understand the intersection of race and class as both modes of domination and modes of resistance on the national and international level.
The valiant never taste of death but once. Many people are waking up to the truth. The first step toward creating a sustainable future is waking up to the present social and political matrix so that like Neo we can take the red pill and break free from the Neo-Cons.
Japanese newspapers including Japan Times and Asahi News, and NHK television have carried much valuable and critical coverage of the Fukushima nuclear disaster, including honest and hard hitting editorials from JT questioning the need for nuclear power in Japan.
On the 10th anniversary of the terror attacks JT would not publish my letter pointing out that no evidence has ever been presented that Osama bin Ladin and Al Queda were involved with Such facts are beyond the pale of acceptable discourse. Here is another letter that I recently submitted that came too close to the truth and was also not published by the editor: While one can sympathize with the idea of Japanese students having more opportunities to study abroad and not being discriminated against by employers upon return, it may be that Japanese cultural nationalists are wary of students who have been overly influenced by the negative aspects of American culture.
This is not to say that Japan is innocent of hypocrisy involving international trade and capitalism. Japan has traditionally benefited from seeking open borders abroad where it could sell its goods while keeping its cultural and geographical borders fairly tightly closed at home.
A careful look at previous free trade agreements in the s reveals an acceleration of global financial power at the expense of localized grassroots democracy; vastly greater wealth disparity between the haves and the have nots; as well as hastened environmental destruction on a planetary scale.
This has happened in Europe and the United States at the behest of the globalist and multiculturalist proponents.
Today, approximately one third of the US population is living on the poverty line, and the European American population of the US will become a minority in a few short years. What are the real goals of TPP and globalization as carried out by predatory corporations, which already yield excessive control over almost every aspect of our lives, if not to further weaken Japanese sovereignty?
Just how far Japan is prepared to emerge from its global hibernation will become clear in October when the 12 TPP countries meet at the sidelines of APEC to hammer out a basic agreement. My letter to the editor was merely a pedestrian critique of an uninspired think-piece.
The naive, pro-multicultural liberal clap-trap of the MSM ignores analyzing the devastating effects of massive immigration with the fallacious assumption that those who oppose it are xenophobic fools 9; 10; 11; Japan is a rich country yet consistently rates poorly in terms of public satisfaction and happiness, as evidenced by consistently high suicide rates and the gloomy expressions middle aged men carry them while walking down the street.
Have decades of plundering the global commons of its natural resources, forests, fisheries and wildlife to satisfy consumer urges made Japan a better place 17; 18? Who are the promoters of this seemingly well-intentioned program for social improvement?
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World-systems theory (also known as world-systems analysis or the world-systems perspective) is a multidisciplinary, macro-scale approach to world history and social change which emphasizes the world-system (and not nation states) as the primary (but not exclusive) unit of social analysis.
"World-system" refers to the inter-regional and transnational division of labor, which divides the world. Globalization has become an issue of the greatest urgency in the first decade of the new century.
Recent world events, especially the terrorist attacks on the United States and the evolving conflicts in the Middle East, have sparked wider concern for global issues in general.
In the world of communications, it would facilitate commerce and education, and allow access to independent media. Globalization can also create a framework for cooperation among nations on a range of non-economic issues that have cross-border implications, .
Globalization is primarily an economic process of interaction and integration that's associated with social and cultural aspects. However, conflicts and diplomacy are also large parts of the history of globalization, and modern globalization.
this analysis ignores the enormous changes engendered by the collapse of European communism, and the simultaneous development of a truly global financial commodity market and an international market for cultural intellectual property.