Press Release : Crossposted from Campact
By Maritta Strasser
European Citizens’ Initiative demands: Stop negotiations for TTIP and CETA
ECI-Registration 15 July 2015 – criticism: insufficient democratic participation and weakening of standards
Tuesday (15 July), the 47th European Citizens’ Initiative (ECI) has brought forward its motion for registration at the European Commission. The[…]
By Inka Stafrace
The UK day of action saw 15 protests in major cities in the UK united against the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP), on Sunday July 12th 2014. In London 1000 people gathered outside the Business Innovations Services (BIS) at 1 Victoria street.
TTIP is the largest free trade agreement[…]
Today 11th July 2014, There were World-wide demonstrations in support of Palestinian people, facing attacks by the Israeli War Machine. The people speak out against the horrors committed by Israel. The silence of our governments is deafening and they should be ashamed of themselves. #Palestine #Gazaunderattack #israel.
Introduction from Mhoust42 at 1700hours.
TheSilentAnon at the[…]Read more →
The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) threatens to be the greatest transfer of power to transnational capital in a generation.
Below is the live streamed footage of the event that War on Want, UNISON, WDM amongst others, funded by the Rosa Luxemburg Foundation, held to educate and mobilise the public against this TTIP last[…]
2 million decide on July 10 mass strike #J10 #NoTTIP
On July 10th 2014, there was a mass strike by 2 million Union members.
The London demonstration started at the BBC Headquarters Portland Place, nearest tube Oxford Circus. A way to ensure the state propaganda machine, the BBC, do not forget that there are groups[…]
Some people may have read the article of the richest Member of Parliament, Richard Benyon, who bought the New Era Estate and is now hiking up the rents. Those who cannot pay the increase will be evicted. An example of Rentier Capitalism at it’s worse.
This is an open letter sent by one of the[…]
STRIKE! Magazine presents: We Do Not Consent!
Tuesday 8th July, 7pm – 8.30pm, Committee Room 9, House of Commons
“The police are the public and the public are the police” said cop-founder Robert Peel in 1829. What a noble sentiment! A delightful idea! “I know, we could get people to run themselves, it’d be great,[…]
Cross Posted from the Corporate Europe Observatory
by Pia Eberhardt.
Do you wonder which businesses are pushing most for the proposed EU-US trade deal TTIP? Or where they come from? And who has most access to EU negotiators? CEO’s at-a-glance info-graphics shine a light on the corporate lobby behind the TTIP talks.
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What with the NHS,Fracking,TTIP,selling off our water selling more of our public services NOW THIS!…Scriptonite explaining the INFRASTRUCTURE BILL & the land registry sell off. Allowing all the public spaces. That’s parks, moors, commons, beaches and even roads…to be sold off into private corporate ownership, for energy companies to #frack and build nuclear without the[…]Read more →