Polly Jones

Polly Jones is head of policy and campaigns for Global Justice Now.

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Thursday, March 24, 2016
Bill Gates: We Need More than a Superhero to Change the World
Superheroes are having something of a resurgence. Our children continue to be inspired by them. Older generations remember how we were once inspired. And the companies which own them are seeing their profits soar. When Global Justice Now released Gated Development – is the Gates Foundation always a...
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Tuesday, December 22, 2015
5 Lessons Trade Unions Can Teach the WTO
Trade talks at the World Trade Organisation (WTO) closed in Nairobi on Saturday and the biggest news is what they did not manage to agree. After 14 years of stalled talks, rich countries continued to refuse to address longstanding injustices in agriculture, such as food stockholding - a practice...
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Wednesday, July 08, 2015
TTIP in the EU: Rejecting Democracy at Every Turn
After many twists and turns, MEPs decide today what sort of Transatlantic Trade and Investment deal (known as TTIP) they want the European Commission to negotiate on their behalf with the USA. Negotiations were launched with many grand statements at the G8 Summit in Lough Erne in July 2013. TTIP...
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