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When did fair trade become a consumerist concept?

Tim Gee argues for fair trade’s return to the heart of the global justice movement.…

  • Wed Mar 26 08:36:00 2014
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SOAS cleaners strike for equal rights

Steve Rushton interviews workers fighting for better working conditions in a university that teaches global justice.…

  • Fri Mar 21 06:55:00 2014
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SodaStream, Scarlett and the bridge of peace that isn’t

Noreen Sadik is unimpressed by the whole sorry debacle and reveals some hard-to-hear truths.…

  • Mon Feb 3 09:10:00 2014
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‘The blood of Ethiopians cries out for justice’

The recent Saudi clampdown on migrant workers has brought campaigners onto the streets…

  • Tue Nov 19 04:23:00 2013
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Labour rights boost for Egypt

The inclusion of a union leader in the new cabinet bodes well, reports Public Services International.…

  • Tue Jul 23 07:51:00 2013
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Haiti’s poor majority pushed to the margins

While commercial interests look to ‘seize opportunity’ in the country, Sokari Ekine has seen an increase in the level of poverty.…

  • Mon May 20 07:08:00 2013
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Why I won’t be boycotting Primark

After the factory deaths in Bangladesh, Ilana Winterstein says consumer pressure is what's needed to make brands listen to workers.…

  • Fri May 3 04:36:00 2013
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Bring workers’ rights back into fashion

Angered by the avoidable tragic factory collapse at Rana Plaza, Bangladesh, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks at how we’ve regressed on employment.…

  • Thu May 2 06:26:00 2013
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‘We need leaders who want a better world’

The death of Margaret Thatcher gives Mari Marcel Thekaekara pause for thought.…

  • Tue Apr 16 03:36:00 2013
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Rio Tinto and the Oyu Tolgoi mine

Richard Harkinson and Richard Solly from London Mining Network on theproject threatening the rights of indigenous people in Mongolia.…

  • Thu Apr 4 07:32:00 2013
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