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24 October 2017

Young feminists: the future belongs to us, not transnational corporations

Author: Felogene Anumo, Association for Women’s Rights in Development (AWID), on OpenDemocracy (UK)

Consolidated corporate power and corporate capture have disproportionate impacts on young women and girls. The privatisation of public services, particularly in education and health care, has increased inequalities and compromised quality, adding to...

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13 October 2017

USA: Supreme Court rejects private prisons’ request to limit release of govt. documents on their immigration detention practices

Author: Detention Watch Network (DWN) & Center for Constitutional Rights (CCR)

"Supreme Court Rules in Favor of Government Transparency Against Private Prison Corporations", 10 Oct 2017 ......

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11 October 2017

Uruguay: Trade union leaders ask the Govt. to stop privatisation of power services and consider them as a “human right and a public good”

Author: Upside-down World

“Clean Energy, at What Cost? Uruguay’s Renewables Bid Deepens Electricity Inequality” – October 5, 2017...

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6 October 2017
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6 October 2017

Brazil: Labour reform frustrates investors who hoped for more wages & rights cuts, say journalists; it includes comment from company

Journalists claim that many business executives, investors, lawyers, consultants and representatives from the banking sector who participated at a Brazilian-American Chamber of Commerce meeting in New York in the end of September were frustrated with...

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19 September 2017
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Author: Comissão Guarani Yvyrupa/Conselho Indigenista Missionário-CIMI (Brazil)

"Guarani ocupam Parque Estadual do Jaraguá", 13 de setembro de 2017...[Em 13 de setembro]...as comunidades guarani da Terra Indígena Jaraguá ocuparam o Parque Estadual do Jaraguá. A ocupação é contra a Portaria 683 do Ministério da Justiça, que anulou...

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31 August 2017

Angola: Election results are disputed by opposition and activists; diplomats & intl. observers allege that elections were fair

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29 August 2017
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Author: Ricardo Senra, BBC Brasil em Washington (UK/Brazil)

“Mineradoras canadenses souberam de extinção de reserva na Amazônia 5 meses antes do anúncio oficial”, 26 agosto 2017...

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29 August 2017
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19 July 2017
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