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Earth Day Event in Chofu

Earth Day Event in Chofu2009 in .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - Caste aways

In this program youll hear one of the main concepts behind Radio NewInternationalist take-off, as progressive people from Asia, Europe andthe Pacific drop in to our airwaves to share and compare theirexperiences from different continents. Today, arms traders andcorporate raiders share the space with human rights advocates ..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Bretton Woods II (part 2): free, foul or fair - what's to be done about trade?

In the run-up to the 'Bretton Woods II' G20 conference in Washington, it's clear that 'free' is to trade what 'deregulation' is to finance.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The other Copenhagen conference

The way we use (and waste) water has a profound impact on climate change, as experts have been discussing at Klimaforum09.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - Cotton Pickin'

Cotton pickinFresh from an assignment in India, New Internationalist co-editor Richard Swift joins the radio team to pick the issues from the worlds cotton fields. Ninety-nine per cent of cotton farmers now live in the Global South two-thirds in India and China. Yet some in India estimate that only one per cent of the price of a cotton shirt brought in the West ends up in the hands of the farmers.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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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.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Occupy the north

The shock of budget cuts has inspired folk across Britain to take to the streets. Tim Gee meets some of them.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Partners by accident?

The Gates Foundation and Monsanto may seem unlikely bed-fellows, but recent disclosures reveal otherwise.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Olympic countdown: ‘200 days left to dump Dow!’

As a new campaign kicks off, London 2012 organizers are challenged to drink Bhopal’s ‘clean’ water.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Hypocrisy, blackmail and power politics: same old WTO

The Bali deal may be a success for free trade but Nick Dearden says that it strikes another blow for countries in the Majority World.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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