The Brexit vote has prompted a renewed debate about globalization. Here are 11 of my favorite old cartoons about free trade, especially NAFTA. Looking at these now, I remember that it was nearly impossible to get media outlets to run them.
Normalization is good news for the Cuban people, who have been suffering under the US trade embargo for 50+ years. Or is it? American corporations are already rubbing their hands in lust at the chance to exploit the Caribbean island nation.
A UC Berkeley study reveals that 95% of the income gains since 2009 have gone to the richest 1% of Americans.
Economists say that free trade agreements like TPP, which are unpopular with voters and have driven the campaigns of Donald Trump and Bernie Sanders,are good for the American economy overall, as long as dispossessed employees are provided with assistance. But they never are.
Ted Rall is the political cartoonist at ANewDomain.net, editor-in-chief of SkewedNews.net, a graphic novelist and author of many books of art and prose, and an occasional war correspondent. He is the author of the biography "Trump," to be published in July 2016.