October 19, 2018
President Donald Trump, Florida Gov. Rick Scott, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio, and others who oppose action to address human-induced climate change should be held accountable for climate crimes against humanity. They are the authors and agents of systematic policies that deny basic human rights to their own citizens and people around the world, including the rights to life, health, and property. These politicians have blood on their hands, and the death toll continues to rise. … Jeffrey Sachs is a
October 17, 2018
Joseph Stiglitz, Nobel laureate economist at Columbia University, discusses efforts by the Democratic Party to reach prospective voters and increase turnout for the 2018 mid-term elections. He speaks with Bloomberg's Tom Keene on "Bloomberg Markets: European Close."
October 16, 2018
Joe Stiglitz, Nobel Laureate in Economics and Professor at Columbia University, discusses the deficit, trade wars, and how America must be lead towards the new, service economy.
October 12, 2018
Amid the chaotic, whim-based foreign policy of the Trump administration, a growing number of writers and thinkers are asking what the left-wing, anti-Trump foreign policy is, exactly. When Trumpism burns itself out, what will the world look like? Columbia University professor Jeffrey Sachs has presented one vision in his new book, A New Foreign Policy: Beyond American Exceptionalism.
October 11, 2018
Prominent US academic Jeffrey Sachs said President Donald Trump’s accusations against China, in declaring a trade war, were all trumped up. Sachs gave the verdict in his assessment of Trump’s shepherding of American trade relationships at the World Bank/IMF conference in Bali Indonesia. “All the accusations against China are completely trumped up… Grossly exaggerated,” he said.