6 Articles by:

Nick Dearden

Nick Dearden is the director of Global Justice Now.

Corporate Power Is Killing the Planet

In the 1950s, a system of corporate courts was created to allow Western businesses to sue the Global South for threatening their profits — and now fossil fuel giants are using it to stop any country from fighting the climate crisis.

Why the Left Should Care About Trade

International trade is not just about imports and exports, but the economic and regulatory framework across the globe. As the liberal order falls into decline, it is vital that the Left offers a real alternative.

The Global South’s Coronavirus Debt Crisis

The staggering exodus of capital from the Global South is pushing developing economies to the brink of default – making it increasingly likely that the greatest cost for the coronavirus crisis will be paid by the world’s poorest.