Biden and Economic Imperialism

Biden and Economic Imperialism

 from 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Virtual Event

A panel of American and global South activists will analyze Biden’s role in upholding US imperialism beyond the military, focusing on his economic policies–including around trade, investment, finance, climate, and food systems–which underpin US empire in profound ways.


  • US Dollar Hegemony and Special Drawing Rights | Hegemonía del dólar estadounidense y los derechos especiales de giro Francisco Pérez (Center for Popular Economics, USA)
  • Biden’s Climate Plan and Green Imperialism | El Plan Climático de Biden y el Imperialismo Verde Max Ajl (Observatory for Food Sovereignty and the Environment, Tunisia)
  • Agribusiness and US-India Trade Relations | Agronegocios y Relaciones Comerciales EE.UU.-India Sagari Ramdas (Food Sovereignty Alliance, India)
  • Extractivism and the US-Mexico-Canada Agreement | El extractivismo y el Tratado entre México, Estados Unidos y Canadá Manuel Pérez-Rocha (Institute for Policy Studies/ Mexican Action Network on Free Trade, Mexico)
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Justice | Justicia de Vacunas COVID-19 Salimah Valiani (Independent Researcher)

Moderator | Moderador
Camden Goetz (Regions Refocus, USA)

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