Stealing ahead

Just because you can make a profit, doesn’t make it right.

Oxfam has pointed a finger at the large private interests that are reserving African land for profit while displacing those who have lived on the land and depend on it. Five or six hundred years ago in England it was called enclosure and led . . . → Read More: Stealing ahead

The UK is not on the Pacific rim – but it could soon be…

The USA and countries on the Pacific rim are negotiating a new trade agreement under conditions of great secrecy. The Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) seems to favour trade interests above those of national governments. There are numerous problems with the intent of the TPP from giving up democratic rights to a non-democratic body to lowering sustainability . . . → Read More: The UK is not on the Pacific rim – but it could soon be…