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Getting a Read on the State of Anti-State Bookstores
Brave New Books and Monkeywrench Books keep thinking outside the mainstream
"...music scene, but it did send delegates to the WTO protests in the Battle of Seattle. And punk, part..."

Feb. 9, 2018 Arts Feature by Taylor Prewitt

The Hightower Report
Remaking Trade Policy; and Wall Street's Fee Scammers
"...It also stipulates what cannot be included. For example, WTO, NAFTA, and other pacts directly promote the offshoring of..."

July 24, 2009 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Image Formed
Previewing the 12th Austin Film Festival
"...filmmakers find themselves on the ground at the 1999 WTO demonstrations. This alternate facet, ignored in the mainstream media,..."

Oct. 20, 2006 Screens Feature by Belinda Acosta

Letters @ 3AM
The greatest danger to Israel, in the long term, is its dependence on the United States
"...the U.S. was ready for Russian entry to the WTO. According to The Christian Science Monitor (July 14, p.5):..."

Aug. 4, 2006 Column by Michael Ventura

The Edukators
Sticking it to the man, German-style, is the subject of this smart, kicky little gem.
"...escalating social activism, there’s plenty of leftist thought and WTO-bashing to mull over. Whereas Kim Wilde’s archetypal kids in..."

Aug. 19, 2005 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

Page Two
Forget the middle ground: Why don't the progressives take over the Democratic Party and make a real fight of this thing?
"...or your business may be helping the IMFs and WTOs ravage American and foreign workers. Then stop doing it...."

Nov. 12, 2004 Column by John Sayles

Listen to the Candidates Debate ...
Greens' Cobb, Libs' Badnarik face off before UT crowd
"...Cobb said repealing NAFTA and reducing participation in the WTO would reduce immigration...."

Oct. 15, 2004 News Feature by Lee Nichols

The Yes Men
The Yes Men are a couple of prankster activists whose target in this movie is the World Trade Organization.
"...profile, bedeviled the World Trade Organization, even though the WTO wasn’t listening. Armed with a fake WTO Web site,..."

Oct. 8, 2004 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

The Hightower Report
Get ready for the sweatshop tsunami; and Congress gives itself a raise
"...SOLD OUT TO THE WTO..."

Oct. 1, 2004 News Column by Jim Hightower

Comedy Is Not the Enemy of Seriousness
Author-activist Robert Newman at the Drafthouse
"...which immerses his loathing of globalist groups like the WTO and NAFTA in a complex and complexly humorous tale..."

March 5, 2004 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

Down and Dirty
Pasty people vs. pretty people, low budget vs. big budget, Peter Biskind vs. Robert Redford: the 20th annual Sundance!
"...of a couple of prankster activists opposed to the WTO. But also much in evidence were documentaries about people..."

Jan. 30, 2004 Screens Feature by Marjorie Baumgarten

Kucinich: Creating the Voice for Peace
The Ohio congressman's all-star presidential campaign barnstorms through Austin.
"...he said. "And when I'm president, I'll cancel the WTO and NAFTA and return to bilateral trade relations that..."

Jan. 9, 2004 News Feature by Michael King

Kucinich, Not Dean
"...wants the U.S. out of free-trade institutions NAFTA and WTO; Dean favors some reform. Kucinich would kill the invasive..."

Oct. 28, 2003 Postmarks

Supports Kucinich
"...to shelf. Time to withdraw from NAFTA and the WTO. Time to repeal the "PATRIOT Act." Time for a..."

Sept. 17, 2003 Postmarks

Get Your Warblog On
As conventional media stumble, the Web's armchair war reporters rise to the occasion, to questionable effect.
"...IndyMedia formed in the wake of the November 2000 WTO protests in Seattle and has since spread to virtually..."

May 16, 2003 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Hightower Report
A magazine for the people outside the CEO suite; and drug companies get Bush to help them kill babies.
"...Bush's top trade negotiator blocked an agreement by the WTO to provide life-saving drugs to poor countries presently being..."

Jan. 17, 2003 News Column by Jim Hightower

Indymedia Newreal (October 2002) & “paint it Black: Anarchism, Urban Uprising & the Mainstream News Media”
"...corporate media's portrayal of anarchists after the 1999 Seattle WTO protests...."

Oct. 29, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Migrating North
As the Texas and national film industry feels the burn of runaway production, many agree with one directive: Blame Canada.
"...other sectors with mammoth trade groups such as the WTO and what's currently going down in Tinseltown are too..."

Oct. 4, 2002 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Hightower Report
Who decided that the WTO rules the U.S.?; who decided that the U.S. rules Iraq?
"...Excuse me, but who the hell elected the WTO to write the laws of We the People of..."

Sept. 13, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

I Am the World Trade Organization ... Or Am I?
The WTO gets spiritualized in a carbon-copy hoax site.
"..."The WTO in its current form will be disbanded and transformed..."

July 5, 2002 Screens Feature by Michael Connor

WTO X 2
"...Like" and "Breaking the Spell" – focusing on the WTO protests inn Seattle will be screened...."

April 23, 2002 Movie Review by Marjorie Baumgarten

Billy Bragg
"...and the timely "NPWA" with its rousing lyric "IMF, WTO, I hear these words just every place I go...."

March 29, 2002 Music Review by Dan Oko

Life and Debt
Set in Jamaica, this is an eye-opening documentary and primer on why the IMF and the World Bank are not to be trusted by emerging third-world countries.
"...see why the 1999 protests in Seattle against the WTO occurred, and by extension (but no less relevant) why..."

March 8, 2002 Movie Review by Marc Savlov

The Hightower Lowdown
Linda Lay is a poor little rich girl; the WTO bites its own creators; Enron got what it paid for.
"...Well, well, well -- the WTO has bitten its own backers right on the butt...."

Feb. 8, 2002 News Column by Jim Hightower

Film on the Fringe
The Blue Theater's new experimental film and video series Blue Screen looks to redefine the parameters of 'independent' cinema.
"...Gary who transforms himself into an all-singing, all-dancing Olivia Newton John for a micro-talent show in the tiny town..."

Feb. 8, 2002 Screens Feature by Marc Savlov

The Hightower Lowdown
Hypocritical corporate "patriotism"; Congress declares war on civil liberties; Congressmen spend for our country.
"...communities, hanging such self-serving, job-destroying, sovereignty-busting albatrosses as NAFTA, WTO, and the new Free Trade Area of the Americas..."

Nov. 16, 2001 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Hightower Lowdown
The Bush energy pose, the FTAA farce & Biotech cynicism
"...Power Grab First there was GATT, then NAFTA, then WTO -- and, now, a new acronym of globaloney we..."

June 1, 2001 News Column by Jim Hightower

The Rest of the Top 25
The Top 25 Censored Stories, Nos. 11-25
"...15. Gerber Uses the WTO to Suppress Laws that Promote Breastfeeding (Peter Montague, Rachel's..."

April 20, 2001 News Feature

One Market Under God: Extreme Capitalism, Market Populism, and the End of Economic Democracy
"...(Interestingly, she was completing this book just as the WTO protests in Seattle occurred.)..."

March 16, 2001 Books Review by Stuart Wade

The Hightower Lowdown
A lobbyist "volunteers" for Bush, the WTO plays peek-a-boo in Qatar, and China represses independent unions
"...is just another corporate guy taking us for a ride.WTO Plays Peek-A-Boo in Qatar The World Trade Organization is..."

Feb. 23, 2001 News Column by Jim Hightower

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