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Polly Jones of the World Development Movement discusses TTIP

Polly Jones of the World Development Movement discusses TTIP

This is a podcast of Polly Jones talking about the Transatlantic Trade Investment Partnership at University of Manchester Policy Week 2014. The World Development Movement changed it's name to Global Justice Now, and are an organisation which fights for democratic social justice which works as part of a global movement to challenge the powerful to create a more just and equal world. They mobilise people in the UK for change, and act in solidarity with those fighting injustice, particularly in the global south.

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Gordon Keegan

More relevant now with brexit ,and the UK talks on tade with the US.

Ragged University

Yes, by smashing its way out of the protections of the European agreements those with vested interests in linking with the US will be able to force TTIP like agreements without the same oversight of regulation whether that be chlorinated chicken or pesticides