Articles and Essays by Mark Engler

U.S. Politics / Elections rss

American Empire Foreclosed?

A reconsideration of U.S. power in a time of economic crisis.

Debating Obama and American Power

A Foreign Policy In Focus roundtable.

The War Dividend

Will the Pentagon lock the Obama administration into ever-escalating military budgets?

Obama’s Top Three Foreign Policy Priorities

A Foreign Policy In Focus roundtable.

The Day After: Amid Celebrations, A New Fight Begins

Reflections on the election of Barack Obama

Obama Should Stay Tough on Trade

The general elections are not time for an embrace of the "corporate globalization" agenda for the Americas

Globalizers, Neocons, or… ?

The World After Bush

Free Trade and the Battle for the Soul of the Democratic Party

An excerpt from How to Rule the World: The Coming Battle Over the Global Economy

Progressive Good Tidings of 2007

Along with political challenges, the past year offered some hopeful advances-- many of which came just in last few weeks.

2006: A Global Justice Year in Review

The past 12 months brought some promising developments on the globalization front.