TRADE DEALS undermining workers’ rights and forcing privatisations will not be seen off by Brexit, Unison delegates feared yesterday.
A motion tabled at the union’s conference said that the likes of EU-US trade deal TTIP “harm existing EU and UK labour, social,...
Saturday 25th Jun 2016
posted by Conrad Landin in Britain
STOCK MARKET speculators punished Britain yesterday for voting to leave the European Union, as a US analyst said the result could delay the secretive TTIP trade pact.
TTIP (Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership) has drawn fire from trade unions, health professionals,...
posted by Morning Star in World
Brexit will threaten pensions, jobs and services, delegates told
Thursday 23rd Jun 2016
INFAMOUS EU-US trade deal TTIP could lead to a new financial crisis and fresh taxpayer bailouts if signed, anti-poverty campaigners warned yesterday.
An alliance of industrial giants, including British American Business and the Institute of International Bankers, is pushing for...
Saturday 11th Jun 2016
posted by Joana Ramiro in Britain
MORE than 450 green, indigenous and landowners’ groups lobbied the United States Congress yesterday to vote against the “toxic” Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal.
“We strongly urge you to stand up for healthy communities, clean air and water,...
Tuesday 7th Jun 2016
JEREMY CORBYN vowed yesterday that a Labour government would exercise Britain’s veto over the secretive TTIP trade deal — and challenged David Cameron to do the same.
In a major speech on the EU referendum, the Labour leader argued that the future of workers’ rights...
Friday 3rd Jun 2016
posted by Luke James in Britain
by Doug Nicholls
Thursday 2nd Jun 2016
posted by Morning Star in Features
by John Ellison
Wednesday 1st Jun 2016
Labour ‘centrists’ should be cheering on the Tories’ self-destruction instead of airing their own dirty laundry, writes CHARLEY ALLAN
Monday 30th May 2016
by Our Foreign Desk
CAPITALIST powers moved closer to sealing anti-democratic free trade deals in Japan yesterday while warning the British electorate against voting to leave the EU.
Leaders gathered at a Group of Seven (G7) summit in the city of Shima agreed to...
Saturday 28th May 2016