BRICS [Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa] and the tendency to sub-imperialism

Bond, Patric
http://BRICS [Brazil-Russia-India-China-South Africa]

Publisher:  Europe Solidaire Sans Frontieres
Date Written:  09/04/2014
Year Published:  2014  
Resource Type:  Article
Cx Number:  CX16202

Despite their anti-imperialist potential, BRICS states have promoted neo-liberal and imperialist practices that facilitate capital accumulation, resource extraction and expansion of their markets. But growing popular unrest against exploitation, ecological destruction and neoliberalism in the BRICS countries may lead to a different, anti-imperialist, course.