cover of issue

July/August 1998

Issue 218

Plunder for Profit: How Corporations Threaten the Earth


  • Bad Company

    Jonathan Rowe

    How to Civilize the Corporation

  • Who's in the Driver's Seat?

    Jason Mark

    Industry, Government, and the Car of the Future

  • I Want My Ford Explorer!

    Marc Breslow

    But Can the World Afford Cheap Gas?

  • McFarms Go Hog Wild

    Laura Orlando

  • Mexico's Highway to Hell

    Wendy Call

    Native People Fight for Sustainable Development

  • Socially Responsible Investment Comes of Age

    Steve Fahrer

the regulars

  • the short run Titanic's Socialist Values | Computers for Tots | Labor Wins Big in California
  • letters Monopoly Meat | It Is Better in Sweden
  • active culture Robed Rebels | It Ain't Over 'Til...
  • comment Earth Predators
  • making sense SUNY in Crisis | IMF Under Siege | Merger Mania Continues | Rage Against the Machine
  • in review Living Downstream: An Ecologist Looks at Cancer and the Environment
  • active culture
  • ask dr. dollar What's up with foreigners buying U.S. bonds?
  • economy in numbers Polluters and Politics