The latest round of secret negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement is underway in Utah, USA. The principal beneficiaries are expected to be large corporations. http://youtu.be/LF6XWaiRMcc
The final round of negotiations for the Trans-Pacific Partnership Agreement, which could have far-reaching implicatoins for the various economies in the pact, is due to be held on 20 August in Brunei. And yet, very little is known about...
Find out what happened when owners of Republic Windows and Doors factory shut down the plant and fired its workers. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHzE2ZiXZAI The workers decided to organise and successfully claimed back what was due to them and then formed a cooperative...
This is a revealing graph that shows that while US corporate profits (purple) (as a percentage of GDP) are soaring, workers' income (blue) is falling and small business income (green) is also faltering. What is happening in Malaysia? Is...
It seemed so incongrous to me: On the one hand, Obama was in South Africa paying tribute to freedom icon Nelson Mandela, but on the other, the US president had been pursuing a global campaign against Edward Snowden, the...
The United Nations has implicitly recognised the state of Palestine after the General Assembly voted for a resolution to upgrade the Palestinian Authority’s diplomatic status to 'non-member observer state'. http://c.brightcove.com/services/viewer/federated_f9?isVid=1&isUI=1 http://rt.com/s/swf/player5.4.swf?file=http://rt.com/files/news/palestine-status-un-churkin-935/i595c4fdf2e058795bc52646a2a5d14c9_00b8e2c0.dv.flv&image=http://rt.com/files/news/palestine-status-un-churkin-935/vitaly-russias-ambassador.n.jpg&skin=http://rt.com/s/css/player_skin.zip&provider=http&abouttext=Russia%20Today&aboutlink=http://rt.com&autostart=false The result: 138 votes in favor, 9 against...
Bersih co-chair Ambiga Sreenevasan has appeared on CNN and put across the call for free and fair elections in Malaysia to a global audience. http://i.cdn.turner.com/cnn/.element/apps/cvp/3.0/swf/cnn_416x234_embed.swf?context=embed_edition&videoId=international/2012/11/06/amanpour-ukraine-yulia-tymoshenko.cnn
Live discussion of the implications of the US presidential elections. Ordinary Americans now have to build movements to put climate change, sustainable development, universal healthcare and workers' rights at the top of the agenda.
Don't mess with trade union and workers' rights, public education and other core public services. That's the message groups in the US are seeing from the victory of Barack Obama in the US presidential election today. This is a...
Superstorm Sandy that is slamming the United States is a warning about the perils of climate change. It is time to wake up and think more seriously about how our unsustainable economic model is worsening climate change and leading...

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