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#1. If you're totally illiterate and living on one dollar a day, the benefits of globalization never come to you. - Author: Jimmy Carter
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#2. I would define globalization as the freedom for my group of companies to invest where it wants when it wants, to produce what it wants, to buy and sell where it wants, and support the fewest restrictions possible coming from labour laws and social conventions. - Author: Percy Barnevik
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#3. In this time of globalization, with all its advantages, the poor are the most vulnerable to having their traditions, relationships and knowledge and skills ignored and denigrated, and experiencing development with a great sense of trauma, loss and social disconnectedness. - Author: James Wolfensohn
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#4. [Globalization] has enriched the world scientifically and culturally and benefited many people economically as well. - Author: Amartya Sen
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#5. One even speaks of 'globalization' of it, in every field of human activities, where 'fashion' or entertainment have very little to do - Author: Saveros Pou
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#6. Economic globalization creates wealth, but only for the elite who benefit from the surge of consolidations, mergers, global scale technology, and financial activity. - Author: Anita Roddick
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#7. The speed of light does not merely transform the world. It becomes the world. Globalization is the speed of light. - Author: Paul Virilio
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#8. The profit motive, indecorous though it may seem, may represent the best chance the poor have to reap some of globalization's benefits. - Author: James Surowiecki
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#9. Through prayer, charity and humility before God, people receive a heart which is firm and merciful, attentive and generous, a heart which is not closed, indifferent or prey to the globalization of indifference. - Author: Pope Francis
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#10. The Golden Straitjacket is the defining political-economic garment of globalization. [ ... ] The tighter you wear it, the more gold it produces. - Author: Thomas Friedman
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#11. The 20th Century was the century of Aviation and the century of Globalization. The next century will be the century of Space. - Author: Wilson Greatbatch
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#12. Talking about 'stopping globalization' is unrealistic - and probably not what anti-globalization protesters actually want. - Author: Ethan Zuckerman
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#13. We also have a cultural phenomenon: the emergence of a global culture, or of cultural globalization. - Author: Peter L. Berger
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#14. Fraternity means that the father no longer sacrifices the sons; instead the brothers kill one another. Wars between nations have been replaced by civil war. The great settling of accounts, first under national 'pretexts,' led to a rapidly escalating world civil war. - Author: Ernst Junger
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#15. The good globalization is technologically driven. - Author: Paul Hellyer
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#16. Globalization is a fact of life. But I believe we have underestimated its fragility. - Author: Kofi Annan
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#17. We are committed with our lives to building a different model and a different future for humanity, the Earth, and other species. We have envisaged a moral alternative to economic globalization and we will not rest until we see it realized. - Author: Maude Barlow
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#18. The Truth about America's Silicon Valley-
Angels in the Silicon

Riveting and insightful regarding progressivism and the social upheavals living in the Silicon Valley.-

John Yoo, UC Berkeley Constitutional Lawyer, novelist, and public servant - Author: Richard Theodor Kusiolek
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#19. They said "globalization"!!; my reply then was and still is that the only way for "globalization" to cherish and succeed is through a "lifestyle" and not through a "culture" driven societies; and gentlemen, that is not what the world can afford !! - Author: Hisham Fawzi
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#20. When globalization collides with domestic politics, the smart money bets on politics. - Author: Dani Rodrik
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#21. And the owners not only did not work the farms any more, many of them had never seen the farms they owned. - Author: John Steinbeck
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#22. I would suggest is that in the latter 1990s it is extremely important to look at the predicament of black people within the context of the globalization of capital. - Author: Angela Davis
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#23. To globalize for the sake of globalizing-as a matter of ego-is perilous. Expanding internationally is hard, risky work. Globalization is not just about putting up a plant. It's not about making an acquisition. It's much, much more. - Author: Kumar Mangalam Birla
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#24. Euro-American colonialism, an aspect of the capitalist economic globalization, had from its beginnings a genocidal tendency. - Author: Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
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#25. Globalization is exposing new fault lines - between urban and rural communities, for example. - Author: Ban Ki-moon
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#26. Should we not begin to redefine patriotism? We need to expand it beyond that narrow nationalism which has caused so much death and suffering. If national boundaries should not be obstacles to trade-we call it globalization-should they also not be obstacles to compassion and generosity? - Author: Howard Zinn
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#27. The leader's commandment is made up of pledges to solve local and global problems, and not to create more problems to add to the existing ones. - Author: Israelmore Ayivor
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#28. No economy can succeed without a high-quality workforce, particularly in an age of globalization and technical change. - Author: Ben Bernanke
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#29. I'm generally in favor of economic globalization. Having said that, it doesn't always work and does not immediately work in the interest of all. There are sufferers. - Author: Amartya Sen
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#30. I smiled back at Charlie and I knew that the hopes of this whole human world could fit inside one soul. This is a good trick. This is called, globalization. - Author: Chris Cleave
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#31. A billion hours ago, human life appeared on earth. A billion minutes ago, Christianity emerged. A billion seconds ago, the Beatles changed music. A billion Coca-Colas ago was yesterday morning. - Robert Goizueta, chief executive of the Coca-Cola Company, April 1997 - Author: Tom Standage
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#32. One of the good things about globalization is it has created a single international music community, and I feel very much part of it. - Author: The Edge
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#33. I find that the world is changing much, much faster than I can even bitch about it. - Author: Bill Maher
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#34. Where globalization means, as it so often does, that the rich and powerful now have new means to further enrich and empower themselves at the cost of the poorer and weaker, we have a responsibility to protest in the name of universal freedom. - Author: Nelson Mandela
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#35. In terms of the Internet, it's like humanity acquiring a collective nervous system. Whereas previously we were more like a [?], like a collection of cells that communicated by diffusion. With the advent of the Internet, it was suddenly like we got a nervous system. It's a hugely impactful thing. - Author: Elon Musk
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#36. The fact that the United States has political, economic, and legal structures that do indeed create incentives to control hazards (in the workplace) is one the reasons the corporations have moved to Latin America and Asia. - Author: Vincent A. Gallagher
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#37. Globalization creates economic policies where the transnationals lord over us, and the result is misery and unemployment. - Author: Evo Morales
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#38. I am not someone who believes we should build a fence around our country but I do believe there ought to be some fairness with respect to the rules of this globalization. - Author: Byron Dorgan
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#39. Globalization means standardization. The very rich and the very poor must want the same things, but only the rich can have them. - Author: Arundhati Roy
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#40. The downsides of globalization are indeed painful, ... But taking the bigger pills against its ills is superior to living inside a sterile bubble. - Author: Joseph Estrada
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#41. In too many instances, the march to globalization has also meant the marginalization of women and girls. And that must change. - Author: Hillary Clinton
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#42. Even though I'm pro-globalization, I have to say thank God for the anti-globalization movement. They're putting important issues on the agenda. - Author: Amartya Sen
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#43. Man steps on an ant when he can't catch the fly. - Author: Bill Gaede
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#44. Globalization has made national boundaries more porous but not irrelevant. Nor does globalization mean the creation of a universal community. - Author: Joseph S. Nye Jr.
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#45. That's just globalization. It's got good sides as well. But scenes aren't allowed to develop on their own anymore. Everyone knows about everything. - Author: Aphex Twin
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#46. The Industrial Revolution caused a centuries-long shift in power to the West; globalization is now shifting the balance again. - Author: Dennis C. Blair
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#47. The triumph of economic globalization has inspired a wave of techno-savvy investigative activists who are as globally minded as the corporations they track. - Author: Naomi Klein
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#48. I really believe in a globalist agenda, but globalization isn't just allowing companies to trade freely all over the world. It's about what types of rights and responsibilities come with that. - Author: Noreena Hertz
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#49. So is it always nationalist to resist US globalization? The US thinks it is, and wants you to agree; and, moreover, to consider US interests as being universal ones. - Author: Fredric Jameson
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#50. The audience for comics has shifted dramatically. And the boundaries between books and fine arts have blurred. Maybe it's the globalization of fine art through the Internet - it's easy for certain groups to coalesce around a certain kind of work or medium. - Author: Shaun Tan
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#51. My second piece of advice is to stay global. As the world continues to change and we become more connected to each other, globalization will bring both benefits and disruptions to our lives. But either way, it's here, and it's not going away. - Author: Barack Obama
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#52. Globalization has changed us into a company that searches the world, not just to sell or to source, but to find intellectual capital - the world's best talents and greatest ideas. - Author: Jack Welch
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#53. If globalization is a sphere, where each point is equidistant from the centre, then it isn't good because it annuls each of us. But if globalization joins us as a polyhedron where we're all together but conserves the dignity of each ... that's good. - Author: Pope Francis
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#54. To realize the full possibilities of this economy, we must reach beyond our own borders, to shape the revolution that is tearing down barriers and building new networks among nations and individuals, and economies and cultures: globalization. It's the central reality of our time. - Author: William J. Clinton
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#55. NAFTA recognizes the reality of today's economy - globalization and technology. Our future is not in competing at the low-level wage job; it is in creating high-wage, new technology jobs based on our skills and our productivity. - Author: John F. Kerry
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#56. [I]t's become standard practice to erect a miniature police state around any globalization summit, and these rights free zones seem to prefigure what corporate globalization promises. - Author: Rebecca Solnit
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#57. No two countries that both had McDonald's had fought a war against each other since each got its McDonald's - Author: Thomas L. Friedman
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#58. It's important for people of color to link up with issues around globalization, food security, health, the environment. - Author: Danny Glover
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#59. The age of exploration is long over, amira. Now it's the age of globalization. And once everyone agrees something is one way, all the other ways it could have been disappear." I - Author: Heidi Heilig
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#60. But in the past, US companies have been able to increase their profits through downsizing in the US, through colonizing other people's resources, and through the increase of globalization. - Author: David Korten
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#61. Today's terrorism is not the product of a traditional history of anarchism, nihilism, or fanaticism. It is instead the contemporary partner of globalization. - Author: Jean Baudrillard
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#62. I love English, though I now call it 'Anglo- American' because we no longer speak British English due to globalization and America's economic power. - Author: Maurice Druon
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#63. Trips are part of humanity. Emigration is a part of humanity. And it's ever more dynamic due to globalization. - Author: Fernando Perez
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#64. I see climate change as one of the driving forces in the 21st century. With modern technology and globalization, we are much more connected than ever before. The world's warehouses are now container ships. - Author: David Titley
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#65. Instead of saying that globalization is a fact, that it's inevitable, we've also got to demonstrate that while the growing interdependence of the world economy is indeed a fact, it's not uncontrollable. - Author: Peter Mandelson
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#66. Greed and globalization aren't just America's fault. - Author: Arlo Guthrie
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#67. You're history, Donohue. You think countries run the fucking world! Go back to fucking Sunday school. It's 'God save our multinational' they're singing these days. - Author: John Le Carre
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#68. Once Europe's colonial empires were sent into deep decline, thanks to World War II, America became globalization's primary replicating force, integrating Asia into its low-end production networks across the second half of the twentieth century - just like Europe had integrated the U.S. before. - Author: Thomas P.M. Barnett
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#69. It's the last great free-for-all robbery of everybody's earth. - Author: Marge Piercy
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#70. The lack of monetary discipline has become a hallmark of unfettered globalization. Central banks have failed to provide a stable underpinning to world financial markets and to an increasingly asset-dependent global economy. - Author: Stephen S. Roach
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#71. Even if the chance of impacting global change is slight and we don't know our chances of success, our ethical obligation is not simply to advance architecture, but to find ways to advance society and expand people's networks
one local intervention at a time. - Author: Graham Owen
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#72. Globalization could be the answer to many of the world's seemingly intractable problems. But this requires strong democratic foundations based on a political will to ensure equity and justice. - Author: Sharan Burrow
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#73. What we do in our group is the opposite of the bad effects of globalization. We produce in Italy and in France and we sell to China, when usually it's the opposite. - Author: Bernard Arnault
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#74. I would say that in 2000, we understand as much about how today's system of globalization is going to work as we understood about how the Cold War system was going to work in 1946. - Author: Thomas Friedman
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#75. It's one thing if everyone wears the same shoes or drinks the same soda. But the world of literature is the last place in which globalization should mean homogeneity. - Author: Benjamin Moser
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#76. Globalization really is a concrete, fundamental fact in everybody's lives, and you really see that come to life in soccer stadiums. - Author: Franklin Foer
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#77. Globalization can be very unjust and unfair and unequal, but these are matters under our control. It's not that we don't need the market economy. We need it. But the market economy should not have priority or dominance over other institutions. - Author: Amartya Sen
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#78. Globalization means we have to re-examine some of our ideas, and look at ideas from other countries, from other cultures, and open ourselves to them. And that's not comfortable for the average person. - Author: Herbie Hancock
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#79. Globalization by the way of McDonald's and KFC has captured the hearts, the minds, and from what I can see through the window, the growing bellies of the folks here. - Author: Raquel Cepeda
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#80. We talk about globalization today as if it's some great big new thing, that we've all just discovered. But there's really nothing new about it. - Author: Jacqueline Winspear
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#81. American firms are beginning to reproduce nonsustainable systems, to force the elite of India to become energy consumers of the kind that the U.S. has become. That's what globalization is about: Find markets where you can. - Author: Vandana Shiva
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#82. It's trite to say that the world has gotten smaller in the age of globalization, but my travels have told me that it's wrong to think this means there is some kind of uniform world culture. - Author: Norman Spinrad
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#83. Imperialism or globalization - I don't have to care what it's called to hate it. - Author: Bill Ayers
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#84. The war on terrorism has made national security a legitimate concern, and a rising deficit, changes brought on by globalization and even the price of oil have thrown the nation's economic health into question. - Author: Roger Mahony
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#85. In today's globalized world nothing is sure. Routines are falling; stereotypes are breaking. Life has never been as piquant as it is now. So go out of your way; leave your cocoon. Do that crazy thing and be happy you did it. - Author: Ogwo David Emenike
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#86. Alberta's two largest cities collected more in library fines than two higher levels of government levied against polluters in 2006-2007. - Author: Gordon Laird
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#87. Gandhi's idea of swadeshi-that local societies should put their own resources and capacities to use to meet their needs as a basic element of freedom-is becoming increasingly relevant. We cannot afford to forget that we need self-rule, especially in this world of globalization. - Author: Vandana Shiva
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#88. The key to understanding the rise in inequality isn't technology or globalization. It's the power of the moneyed interests to shape the underlying rules of the market. - Author: Robert Reich
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#89. 'Globalization' has become the great tag phrase, but when we talk about it, it's nearly always in terms of the global marketplace or communications technology - either data or goods that are whizzing around. We forget that people are whizzing around more and more. On them, it takes a toll. - Author: Pico Iyer
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#90. I think the fashion industry, as a result of globalization, has undergone a uniformity. I'm not saying that's good or that's bad but that is my observation. - Author: Patricia Field
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#91. We must ensure that the global market is embedded in broadly shared values and practices that reflect global social needs, and that all the world's people share the benefits of globalization. - Author: Kofi Annan
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#92. In an excess of examples, the walk to globalization has additionally implied the minimization of women and young ladies. What's more that must change. - Author: Hillary Clinton
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#93. But in general, as countries get wealthier, there's going to be more savings, which means you're going to have intermediation. So part of it is just the huge growth in wealth, and part of it was globalization - these companies, these clients getting much bigger and much more global. - Author: Jamie Dimon
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#94. I think it would be unfortunate if people in Saudi Arabia or some parts of the world influenced what we speak about in Denmark. [But] it's a fact of globalization, and we must consider it. - Author: Flemming Rose
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#95. Today's economic landscape is being shaped by two powerful forces - technology and globalization. - Author: Philip Kotler
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#96. Contagion has become very much a phenomenon, and it's a phenomenon of globalization. - Author: Lawrence Summers
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#97. The threat to globalization is not the wasted American dollars but Washington's readiness to mix US commercial interests with its self-appointed role as global protector. - Author: William Greider
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#98. You used to be able to tell a person's nationality by the face. Immigration ended that. Next you discerned nationality via the footwear. Globalization ended that. - Author: Jeffrey Eugenides
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#99. There's a sense of entitlement and isolationism that I think is really dangerous, and the way globalization and technology have been used isn't really for the best. - Author: Rashida Jones
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#100. If globalization seeks to bring all of us together, but to do so respecting each person, each individual person's peculiarity, that globalization is good and makes us good and grow and leads to peace. - Author: Pope Francis
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