Small-scale farmers worldwide are facing massacre, arbitrary arrests and oppression because their way of life stands in direct conflict with corporate-led agriculture. Can you help small-scale food producers fight for their rights?
Last Saturday, over 140 young people got together for a day of discussion, debate, activism and live performance. We Rise was the Global Justice Now youth network’s first national gathering since forming only a few months ago.
I wasn’t planning on running two marathons in 2017. But in a few days, before spring has even arrived, I’ll be running my second this year. Why? Well, I’ve got a few reasons. But the main one is that I’ll be raising money for a worthy cause - creating a better world based on humanity, democracy and equality. And that’s how you come into the picture.
A new briefing has outlined the likely elements of a UK-US trade deal and argues that it would contain more extreme forms of all the controversial elements of the deal that was being negotiated between the EU and the USA.