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Spaniel vision

Early this morning I cycled into the nearby town to buy the dailynewspaper. The place might well be described as unpretentious; an oldchurch, the remnants of a village, a railway station, surrounded byfeatureless 20th century suburban sprawl. But is has a Town Council, aleisure centre (including a swimming pool, where the showers, I’m told,can come in quite handy) and, on the signs around its ill-definedperimeter, the words: ‘A Fairtrade Town’.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The first casualty: the fair green banana?

There was an audible sigh of relief on primetime morning radio a coupleof days ago. Someone from the commentariat was predicting the demisefair trade, organics and all that, as the financial crisis migrates tothe 'real economy' in Britain.…

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Stop the weapons trade fair

There's an international weapons trade fair coming to my lovely little city of Adelaide,Australia and we're not happy about it!.…

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China arms ship: union says ‘return to China only option’

This is a press release from the International Transport Workers' Federation (ITF), dated 22 April 2008.…

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No more fresh vegetables?

Food shortages are expected in Sierra Leone, due to the ban on cross-border trade. .…

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Another Guatemalan banana union leader shot dead

On March 2nd, Guatemalan banana union leader, Miguel Angel Ramirez ofSITRABANSUR, was shot dead. SITRABANSUR, which is affiliated to BananaLinks Guatemala partner union UNSITRAGUA, was founded by Miguel Ramirezand his fellow workers at the 'Olga Maria' plantation in the PacificSouth of Guatemala in July 2007. Since then SITRABANSUR members havebeen harassed and threatened by private security hired by the company-Frutera Internacional Sociedad Anónima, supplier to Chiquita Brands-and 24 union…

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Radio New Internationalist - Landing rights

Today we accompany Indigenous people through battles won and battles won in Africa and the Pacific. Although these are battles with no gunfire, the cultural and economic injuries are just as momentous. Jim Brooks an Australian human rights lawyer whos worked with Aboriginal people for the last two decades and was the chief administrator on Australias Stolen Childrens Inquiry co-hosts todays program as we start off by exploring the forced removal of Indigenous kids that has shamed countries…

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Kit Kat and brickbats

Nestlé gets another Fairtrade endorsement.…

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International Arms Fair - Cancelled!

Great news for anti-war protesters in Australia with the announcementthat the APDSE (Asia Pacific Defence Security Exhibition) hasbeen cancelled!.…

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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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