Here is an article on the EU-US Free Trade Agreement and a video of a debate from the European Parliament in which I took part alongside other MEPs debating the agreement which can be...
The Irish government has made much of the fact that it now holds the EU Presidency, chairing meetings of the European Council. It has been proudly proclaiming success in negotiating a new...
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A solidarity protest took place on Friday evening at the European Championship qualifying match between Belgium and Kazakhstan. Oil workers have been on strike in Kazakhstan for the past five months. They are facing huge levels of repression which has resulted in a leading trade unionist being mudered, the daughter of another striker has been murdered and the trade union’s...Read More
In this video from the European Parliament I question Commissioner For Trade Karl De Gucht on trade deal with Colombia despite continuing murder of trade union activists by death squads. In his speech, the Commissioner referred to the former government of Colombia, the government of Uribe, as “operating in good faith”. This government has just been found guilty of...Read More