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Spot the difference

No-one who endured 'structural adjustment' during the 'third' world debt crisis from the 1980s onwards can have any difficulty in recognizing the emergency budget just produced by the coalition government in Britain.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Kiss My Bottom Line

Throughout the last decade, companies have told us that they want to be lean as well as green. The mad, bad days when corporations were only on about money and shareholders is over, they say. An aggressive corporate culture must be combined with community spirit; profit must not dominate the public interest.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Virgin Health?

If anyone had any doubts as to what's happening to the UK's NationalHealth Service (NHS) please read below extracted from the excellentnewsletter Health Campaigners' News published by the the NHS Support Federation and the national Keep Our NHS Public campaign. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Suffragette city

The activists behind Climate Rush are invoking the power and memory of the Suffragettes to take urgent action on climate change. If you're in London on 13 October, you should come down to Parliament Square at 5:30pm. Wear white/period clothing if you can.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Why I joined the Green Party

David Ransom has found something worth doing in Britain's general election on 6 May.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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University closes off debate on g20 alternatives

University of East London closes off space for those seeking alternatives to the global economy. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Climate Disobedience

With governments doing so little about climate change, civil disobedience, such as that taken by the Drax 29, may be our only hope.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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In Search of Santa

Ho, ho, ho! The Radio New Internationalist team had a good laugh when we found out where Santa - or St Nicholas - really came from. It's another indication that, when it comes to Christmas, history gets swept aside and traditions take over. Dick Gross, author of Godless Gospel: A modern guide to meaning and morality, jumps on the sleigh with Chris Richards as we search for Santa and the meaning of Christmas.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Dreaming of a Fair Trade Christmas

This week, as the holiday shopping season gets into full swing, we examine some of the impacts our consumption patterns have on people and planet. We take a look at some of the food we eat, the clothes we wear and what gadgets we use and ask whether 'ethical shopping' is a way out of the quagmire. Today's co-host is New Internationalist co-editor Jess Worth who's done some research into the ethical shopping sector and has found that all is not as simple as it seems at first glance.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Inner city orchard

In this part of the world Burnham is not a wood that moves, as inShakespeare's Scottish Play, but Burham-on-Sea, a charming littleresort on the coast nearby. Even so, Transition City Bristol reversed the usual flow last Saturday and brought trees to the city. If you looked very closely you could even see them moving.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

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