TTIP – current EU GMO rules to be 'disregarded' as EU Commission caves in to US pressure

A joint report conducted by Greenpeace, Corporate Europe Observatory and Gene Watch UK issued a briefing paper last week entitled...

27th April 2016 / Editors Picks, EU

TTIP – current EU GMO rules to be ‘disregarded’ as EU Commission caves in to US pressure

A joint report conducted by Greenpeace, Corporate Europe Observatory and Gene Watch UK issued a briefing paper last week entitled...

27th April 2016 / Editors Picks, EU

Monsanto playing god with farmers

By Colin Todhunter - India's farmers are the targets of structural violence aimed at uprooting indigenous agriculture and replacing it with...

26th April 2016 / Global

Protests against Money in Politics : Thousands of Enraged Americans Storm Washington. Media Yawns

Every tiny detail of the presidential contest, it seems, dominates corporate media front pages and newscasts. Who called whom a...

26th April 2016 / United States

Rise in Palestinian children held by Israel ‘alarming’

Between 500 and 700 Palestinian children are prosecuted in Israel’s military courts each year, says rights group. A jabbing pain...

26th April 2016 / Global

Ecuador Taxing Its Rich to Pay for Earthquake Relief and Reconstruction

By Stephen Lendman - Last Saturday’s 7.8 magnitude earthquake in Ecuador followed by hundreds of aftershocks left over 600 dead, more...

25th April 2016 / Global

Pressure grows for EU Commission President Juncker to end tobacco lobbying secrecy

Splits occur within the EU Commission, as European Parliament, Ombudsman and NGOs increase the pressure for implementing UN rules for contacts...

25th April 2016 / United Kingdom

EU investment proposal won’t prevent corporate attacks on health and environment

Report by Friends of the Earth Europe - Transnational Institute - Corporate Europe Observatory - Forum Umwelt und Entwicklung –...

25th April 2016 / EU

Journalism, pro-GMO triumphalism and neoliberal dogma

By Colin Todhunter - Swaminathan S Anklesaria Aiyar is a senior Indian journalist. He is also a Research Fellow at the...

25th April 2016 / Global

Send tanks, defend Brazil, DILMA!

By: Andre Vltchek - Enough weeping! Latin America has wept incessantly, continuously, for years, decades and centuries. Its people robbed of...

24th April 2016 / Global