A new World Bank report offers evidence of how much poorer Africa is becoming thanks to rampant minerals, oil and gas extraction, and – in large part – to the World Bank’s own policies.
Western utilization and manipulation of primitivist, conservative, and reactionary social forces in order to stop economic development is a long standing tradition and is thriving today.
Wall Street, London, and the Bretton Woods institutions like the World Bank, and the International Monetary Fund claim to support development and the eradication of poverty around the world. They also claim to support scientific progress and raising the global standard of living. However, often they seem to make friends and allies