Global Justice Now

Global Justice Now is a democratic social justice organisation working as part of a global movement to challenge the powerful and create a more just and equal world. We mobilise people in the UK for change, and act in solidarity with those fighting injustice, particularly in the global south.

Releases by this organization

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Friday, October 13, 2017
To Avoid the Antibiotic Apocalypse We Must Reign in Drug and Farming Companies
Campaign group Global Justice Now has warned that action to prevent the “antibiotic apocalypse” must take account of the role of big drug and farm companies in driving growing antibiotic resistance. It follows today’s warning by the Government’s Chief Medical Officer, Prof Dame Sally Davies, of the...
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Newswire article
Wednesday, October 11, 2017
Trump Visit to UK Will Face Mass Opposition, Say Campaigners
Responding to reports that Donald Trump will make a 'working visit' to the UK in the New Year, Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now said: “If the Trump visit is back on, so is the mass opposition to it. Theresa May may be hoping that the heat has died down, but she must prepare to be...
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Newswire article
Tuesday, October 10, 2017
Parliament to be 'Shut Out' of Post-Brexit Trade Deals
The Trade Justice Movement has welcomed the government’s recognition in its trade white paper, released yesterday, of the need for trade policy to be “transparent and inclusive”. However it has criticised the government’s commitments so far as woefully inadequate, in particular the lack of any...
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Friday, September 22, 2017
Banks To Check Accounts For Illegal Immigrants
Responding to the news that UK banks are to check 70 million bank accounts as part of Theresa May's attempts to create a 'hostile environment' towards migrants, Aisha Dodwell, a migration campaigner with Global Justice Now said: “After having unleashed cruel and unnecessary checks against migrants...
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Wednesday, August 16, 2017
Theresa May Must Rescind Invite To Neo-Nazi Sympathiser Trump -
Responding to Donald Trump's press conference last night in which he defended the neo-Nazi protesters in Charlottesville, Nick Dearden, the director of Global Justice Now, which is part of the UK Stop Trump coalition said: "Theresa May’s decision to invite Donald Trump for a state visit to the UK...
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Monday, July 31, 2017
Hormone-Treated Beef and the UK-US Trade Talks
Responding to fears that the UK could be exposed to hormone-treated beef as part of a potential UK-US trade deal, Jean Blaylock a trade campaigner at Global Justice Now said: “Treating cattle with hormones to increase growth has been banned in the UK for decades because of the risks to human health...
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Newswire article
Friday, July 21, 2017
UK-USA Trade Talks Start on Monday - "No Mandate for Fox's Free-Market Mania"
In advance of the UK starting unofficial trade talks with the USA in Washington on Monday to start discussing the details of a potential UK-USA trade deal after Brexit, Nick Dearden the director of Global Justice Now said: "It’s extremely worrying that Liam Fox is starting to hammer out the details...
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Thursday, July 13, 2017
Campaigners Warn 'Great Repeal Bill' in UK Could Have “fundamental long-term effects on rights, poverty and the environment”
The government’s ‘Great Repeal Bill’ could have “fundamental long-term effects on rights, poverty and the environment” unless significantly reformed, warn campaign groups Another Europe is Possible and Global Justice Now today. As the bill receives its first reading in the House of Commons,...
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Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Trump Postpones State Visit - Global Justice Now Response
Responding to the news that President Trump's state visit is being postponed until next year, Nick Dearden, the director of Global Justice Now and part of the UK Stop Trump coalition said: "The fact that Trump has been forced to delay his state visit is testament to widespread revulsion that large...
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Wednesday, July 05, 2017
Campaigners tell the G20: Your Model is Broken, Only Radical Reform Can Undermine Trump
Nick Dearden, director of Global Justice Now is available to interview from Hamburg until Friday morning. Politicians, civil servants and protestors convene in Hamburg for the start of the G20, in what’s billed as a showdown between Europe and the US over climate change, migration and free trade...
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