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Samir Amin in http://www.monthlyreview.org/0306amin.htm seriously criticizes the Millenium Goals, eg. Goal #8 about Global Partnerships:

"In cooperation with pharmaceutical companies, provide access to affordable essential drugs in developing countries."

Samir Amin: The significance of the generous intention to provide access to drugs is immediately nullified by the specification that this would be “in cooperation with the pharmaceutical industry,” precisely those who prohibit anyone from calling their abusive monopoly into question!

"In cooperation with the private sector, make available the benefits of new technologies—especially information and communications technologies."

Samir Amin: Here again an intention is subjected to a condition that empties it of any meaning—“in cooperation with the private sector”!

Read the full analysis at http://www.monthlyreview.org/0306amin.htm

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