G20: What did they get out of it – apart from expenses?

“We agreed that we do not agree.” That about sums up the outcome of the G20 summit.

Workers Power  ·  19 July 2017

Police violence fails to pacify Hamburg

The recent G20 summit turned into a public relations disaster for its host Angela Merkel, after a violent police operation to pacify the streets of Hamburg stole the spotlight.

Workers Power  ·  10 July 2017

‘Welcome to Hell’ Police riot in Hamburg as G20 criminals arrive 

A sticker for the G20 Protest in Hamburg says Überall Polizei, nirgendwo Gerechtigkeit – ‘Police everywhere, Justice nowhere’.

Workers Power  ·  07 July 2017

#NoG20 – Everyone to Hamburg in July

On July 7 and 8, the leaders of the world’s most powerful states will meet at the G20 summit in Hamburg.

Workers Power  ·  12 April 2017

G20: Climate deal overshadowed by US-China tensions

FIRST THE good news from Hangzhou; the US and China have adopted the international climate change agreement reached in Paris in December 2015. The bad news; none of the provisions of the Treaty are enforceable. Ironically, the G20 reportedly met in Hangzhou because of the dire air quality in Beijing. The meeting of the 20 […]

Dave Stockton  ·  20 September 2016

Divisions at G20 summit

World powers reject calls for coordinated response, settle for status quo By KD Tait GROWING tensions between the world’s imperialist rivals are obstructing efforts to secure a coordinated response to the emerging economic crisis. Crunch talks at the G20 summit in Shanghai assembled finance ministers and central bankers from the world’s leading economies to discuss […]

Workers Power  ·  06 March 2016

The G20 didn’t stop the economic crisis: what comes next?

No matter what they try, nothing seems to work… The world leaders have gathered at the G20, and European leaders are having regular summits, but the economy is just getting worse. Peter Main explains why

Workers Power  ·  07 November 2011

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