Globalization: Social & Geographic Perspectives

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Entries Tagged as 'May 17/Resisting Globalization'

December 7th.

December 8th, 2010 · 1 Comment

In the interview , Naomi Klein discussed the idea of Logo and its effect . she first draw our attention on how much logo has changed. From brands and logos that was originally made and grow in front of you to being “a privatized concept of what used to be public”. Klein believes that brands […]

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MEMO 4 – “The YES MEN” and “A Better World Is Possible” – Antonio Macheve Jr.

December 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

The YES MEN The YES MEN clearly represent the voices of a people who have been silenced, the global citizens who have realized the damages created by irresponsible actors from global corporations. As the trailer shows, the corporate world feels scandalized about the YES MEN because they reveal an ugly truth that corporations do not […]

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WikiLeaks on Democracy now & Net Neutrality

December 7th, 2010 · 1 Comment

WikiLeaks is an international new media  non profit organization that publishes submissions of otherwise unavailable documents from anonymous news sources and leaks. Its website was launched in 2006, published by Julian Assange.  WikiLeaks presents a clear and present danger to the national security of the United States some might say.  It leaks out secret information […]

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Resisting Globalization

December 6th, 2010 · 3 Comments

The Yes Man story sheds some light as to how much control the free market as on world issues.  The point of this story is that if we continue to let the market control and guide the way the world works, then we are doomed.  I agree with this because its time for change.  We […]

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