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A new film, Death on a plate: TTIP, meat inspections and your food, launched today by UNISON and War on Want, lays bare the grave threat a new trade deal poses to the food we eat.
Government figures show that the UK approved £4 million worth of arms sales to Israel in the four months that followed last year's bombardment of Gaza.
The international fund set up to compensate victims of the 2013 Rana Plaza factory collapse in Bangladesh has now met its target of $30m after a significant anonymous donation.
The anti-poverty charity, War on Want says the voice of the European people on TTIP has been ignored by members of the European Parliament’s trade committee.
On 13 April, Pax Christi and Quaker Peace and Social Witness will join the Global Day of Action on Military Spending (GDAMS) in challenging the $1.75 trillion annual spend on the military and on war.
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership risks starting an “unacceptable” race to the bottom in environmental regulations, a parliamentary committee has warned.
Over a million people throughout the European Union have signed a petition against the TTIP privatisation trade agreement with the USA.
Protesters will today (12 September) take action to mark the opening of London Fashion week with the message “Don’t mention the garment workers”.
As it announces its half-year figures, the world’s largest security company, G4S, faces growing pressure to end complicity in Israel’s torture and ill-treatment of Palestinians.
Royal Dutch Shell faces heavy criticism that it has turned its back on the victims of human rights and environmental abuse caused by the company, despite UN pressure for urgent remedial measures.
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Tomorrow Parliament will vote on military action in Syria. Quakers in Britain oppose this, consistent with their belief that killing is wrong.
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