Articles and Essays by Mark Engler
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Enron: A Toxic Export

European governments are also implicated in financing corporate corruption.

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Whither a New Internationalism?

A review of Upside Down by Eduardo Galeano.

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Guatemala: Testimony of the Dead

Former dictators brought to justice by their victims.

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Bankrolling Enron’s Empire

The scandal-ridden corporation received billions in public funds—and it still wants more.

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Ordinary Outrages

A review of Political Fictions by Joan Didion.

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Brewing Poverty and Violence in El Salvador

While President Bush has emphasized US aid to developing countries, the Salvadoran experience shows how the economic policies he is promoting on his Latin American tour work to deepen poverty and impede progress toward human rights.

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Marching for a Global Peace

Militaristic responses may be simpler than multi-issue protests, but they cannot make the world a safer place.