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13 years of the Palestinian BDS Movement
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13 years of the Palestinian BDS Movement

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A growing call for freedom, justice, and equality by ICF Team/ July 10, 2018 July 9th 2018 marks the thirteenth year of the call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel, given by Palestinian civil society. The call, which has now taken the shape of a global movement, demands that […]

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Activists expose Glencore’s rotten record on workers’ rights
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Activists expose Glencore’s rotten record on workers’ rights

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The Anglo-Swiss mining and commodities giant has even been accused of being complicit in the murder of activists. by The Dawn News/ July 03, 2018 IndustriALL, a global federation of trade unions, representing more than 50 million workers in 140 countries, in partnership with The Europe-Third World Centre (CETIM), submitted […]

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No Impunity! The Reparations Manifesto
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No Impunity! The Reparations Manifesto

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Our campaign for Reparations sends a profound and invaluable message to all and sundry that there will be no impunity whatsoever for those who commit Crimes against humanity!   “I, and I know you, too, believe in time, and we shall wait patiently for two hundred years if need be, […]

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Police beat up workers during May Day protests in Istanbul, Turkey, Tuesday, May 1, 2018.
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Report paints a bleak picture of workers’ rights worldwide

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Confederation of trade unions notes that democratic space is shrinking and corporate greed is on the rise by The Dawn News / June 23, 2018 A recent report released by the International Trade Union Confederation (ITUC) based on a survey of working conditions in 142 countries reveals that democratic space […]

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FIFA World Cup, Brought to You by Big Business
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FIFA World Cup, Brought to You by Big Business

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It was back in 1974 that big companies started paying FIFA to get advertising rights for the World Cup — now the mega-event is dependent on them. Image Coutesy: The Guardian by Subodh Varma/ Source: Newsclick/ The Dawn News/ June 19, 2018 With the FIFA World Cup getting underway on June 14 […]

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BDS movement achieves breakthroughs in India, Spain, Germany
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BDS movement achieves breakthroughs in India, Spain, Germany

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The 4-million strong Students Federation of India will boycott HP for its links with the Israeli military The Dawn News / June 15, 2018 Close on the heels of the Argentinian football team opting out of a match in Israel, the Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) movement has made more […]

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Unwillingness to confront private interest in the struggle against Non-Communicable Diseases: Discussions on NCDs at the 71st World Health Assembly
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Unwillingness to confront private interest in the struggle against Non-Communicable Diseases: Discussions on NCDs at the 71st World Health Assembly

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Most countries’ delegates were eager to speak on NCDs, underlining that they make up a significant part of the global burden of disease. The article below is part of the ‘WHO-Watch’ program which is an effort of the People’s Health MovementWHO-Watch program. The program works towardsdemocratising global governance for healthand involving […]

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