Finance ministers: “hammer blow against tax evasion ” – or a feather-swipe?

The Finance Ministers of Germany, France, Britain, Italy and Spain have announced a new plan to share information about the beneficial...

18th April 2016 / Global

EU overwhelmingly votes against freedom of expression and transparency

The proposed EU legislation on “Trade Secrets Protection”, which the European Parliament voted on April 14, creates excessive rights to secrecy...

18th April 2016 / EU

We are silently being poisoned by thousands of untested and unmonitored chemicals

By Colin Todhunter - On 13 April, the EU Parliament called on the European Commission to restrict certain permitted uses...

17th April 2016 / EU

"Poor" G7 Just cannot disarm yet!

They met in Hiroshima, Japan, in the first city on Earth that had been subjected to nuclear genocide. They were...

16th April 2016 / Global

“Poor” G7 Just cannot disarm yet!

They met in Hiroshima, Japan, in the first city on Earth that had been subjected to nuclear genocide. They were...

16th April 2016 / Global

John Pilger – C'mon, time to rebrand your life!

Every Saturday we feature an article written by highly acclaimed film-maker, author and journalist John Pilger who, with such foresight...

16th April 2016 / Global

John Pilger – C’mon, time to rebrand your life!

Every Saturday we feature an article written by highly acclaimed film-maker, author and journalist John Pilger who, with such foresight...

16th April 2016 / Global

Syrian general elections update not covered by establishment media

By Stephen Lendman - On Thursday, 7,000 polling stations in 13 of Syria’s 15 provinces opened at 7AM, ISIS and Jabhat...

15th April 2016 / Global

Three things we’ve learned from the steel crisis

By New Economics - It’s been a week since the news broke of Tata Steel’s decision to put its UK...

15th April 2016 / United Kingdom

The Trade Union Bill and its likely effect on strike action

Astra Emir considers the impact the Trade Union Bill currently making its way through the Lords would have if it came...

15th April 2016 / United Kingdom