THURSDAY’S signing of the anti-democratic EU-Canada free trade deal was cancelled yesterday as Belgium’s Wallonia region continued to block it.
“We have been asked to give a clear answer today,” on whether Belgium could become the last of the 28 EU states to...
Tuesday 25th Oct 2016
posted by Morning Star in World
Magnette and Canada still poles apart
Saturday 22nd Oct 2016
posted by James Tweedie in World
Ceta can’t be ratified without region’s assent
Wednesday 19th Oct 2016
posted by Peter Lazenby in World
HUNDREDS of people protested in the streets of Warsaw at the weekend against free-trade agreements that the European Union is pursuing with the US and Canada.
A rally organised by non-governmental group Akcja Democracja, with backing from trade unions and several small opposition...
Monday 17th Oct 2016
Unions slam global privatisation drive
Saturday 15th Oct 2016
posted by Ben Chacko in World
GERMANY’S highest court refused to grant a injunction against the secretive EU-Canada free trade deal in cases brought by thousands of citizens yesterday.
The Federal Constitutional Court rejected the complaints against the Comprehensive Economic and Trade Agreement (Ceta). Tens...
Friday 14th Oct 2016
The left has been so focused on fighting big business free trade deals that it hasn’t had a chance to draw up a positive alternative, something which Nick Dearden says is urgently needed
Friday 30th Sep 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
by Our Foreign Desk
OPPONENTS of the TTIP and CETA free trade deals between the US, Canada and the European Union paraded through seven German cities at the weekend.
More than 100,000 demonstrators in total took to the streets of Berlin, Hamburg, Munich, Cologne, Frankfurt,...
Monday 19th Sep 2016
The nefarious Canada-EU trade deal is a danger to our democracies and the backdoor for TTIP, writes NICK DEARDEN
Thursday 18th Aug 2016
by Adrian Weir
Tuesday 26th Jul 2016