Mark Weisbrot

Mark Weisbrot is co-director of the Center for Economic and Policy Research, in Washington, D.C. and president of Just Foreign Policy. He is also the author of  Failed: What the “Experts” Got Wrong About the Global Economy (Oxford University Press, 2015).

Why Partisanship Will Increase in the Post-Trump Era

A Tale of Two Elections: U.S. and Bolivia

GOP Attempts to Suppress the Vote Must be Stopped

What the OAS Did to Bolivia

Lives Depend on Argentina’s Debt Talks

Biden’s Health Care Plan Abandons Older Americans

The OAS Has Deceived the Public, Terribly, on the Bolivian Election

Trump’s Trade War With China: Is It About to End?

Who is to Blame for Argentina’s Economic Crisis?

Puerto Rico’s Botched Disaster Relief, Unsustainable Debt and Economic Failure Linked to Its Colonial Status

The Reality Behind Trump’s Venezuela Regime Change Coalition

Trump Sanctions, Regime Change Strategy in Venezuela Can Only Cause More Violence and Suffering

Trump’s Illegal Regime Change Operation Will Kill More Venezuelans

“Fort Trump” in Poland is a Another Dumb and Dangerous Idea

Congress Should End US Military Backing for the Saudis’ War in Yemen

Brazil’s Fight for Democracy

Reversing Labor’s Losses

Still Meddling in Venezuela

Brazil’s Democracy Pushed Toward the Abyss

Mass Starvation and an Unconstitutional War: US / Saudi Crimes in Yemen

The Current Conflict in Spain Has a Lot to Do With Economic Failure

The Brazilian Trump’s Visit to Washington Ends in Failure

The IMF’s World Economic Outlook in Theory and Practice

Puerto Rico Needs More Hurricane Aid and Debt Relief…Now!

North Korea and Yemen: the Costs of Empire

Trump Sanctions on Venezuela Will Cause More Harm

Strangling Puerto Rico in Order to Save It

What Venezuela Needs: Negotiation Not Regime Change

Heed Pope Francis’s Call for Dialogue on Venezuela

The Resurrection of Jeremy Corbyn

Julian Assange is a Political Prisoner Who Has Exposed Government Crimes and Atrocities

Medicaid Saved Obamacare and Single-Payer May Be Back on the Agenda Sooner Than You Think

The Troubling Financial Activities of an Ecuadorian Presidential Candidate

Ecuador’s Elections: Why National Sovereignty Matters

NAFTA has Harmed Mexico Much More Than a Wall Will Ever Do

Obama Should Make Sure that Haitian Victims of UN-Caused Cholera are Compensated

“Trust, But Don’t Verify”: US Intelligence Agencies and the New Cold War

The Most Dangerous Place in the World: US Pours in Money, as Blood Flows in Honduras

Obama’s Campaign for TPP Could Drag Down the Democrats

The End of Trump

Kerry’s Brazil Meeting: Showing Support for an Illegitimate Government

Is the Republican Party a Legitimate Party?

Attacking Trump for the Few Sensible Things He Says is Both Bad Politics and Bad Strategy

Confidence and the Degradation of Brazil

The OAS Needs New Leadership

The Democrats and the TPP: What Kind of Democracy Do We Want?

A Policy of Non-Intervention in Venezuela Would be a Welcome Change

How Economic Policy Could Determine the Political Results of the Venezuelan Elections

Washington’s Dog-Whistle Diplomacy Supports Attempted Coup in Brazil

Brazilian Coup Threatens Democracy and National Sovereignty

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