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Quality Over Quantity

Text and photos by Violetta Teetor Helsinki Distilling Company may not be big, but they’re uncompromising when it comes to quality. The old power station at one end of the Teurastamo district where the old abattoir used to be housed, … Continue reading

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Multiple murders of journalists in East and West ignored by 53 Commonwealth leaders at summit in London

Source: Association of European Journalists (AEJ.org) Multiple murders of journalists in East and West ignored by 53 Commonwealth leaders at summit in London Commonwealth leaders who met in London last week proclaimed their ‘proud history’ of promoting democracy and human … Continue reading

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Anti-Money Laundering: MEPs Vote To Shed Light On The True Owners of Companies

Source: European Parliament (EuroParl.Europa.eu) Identify beneficial owners of companies operating in the EU EP to back closer controls on virtual currencies Greater protection for whistleblowers To shed light on the true owners of letterbox companies, any citizen will, in future, … Continue reading

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Yanis Varoufakis: Marx predicted our present crisis – and points the way out

Source: TheGuardian.com By Yanis Varoufakis The Communist Manifesto foresaw the predatory and polarised global capitalism of the 21st century. But Marx and Engels also showed us that we have the power to create a better world. For a manifesto to … Continue reading

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DiEM25 strongly condemns last night’s US-led strikes in Syria

Source: DiEM.org DiEM25 strongly condemns last night’s US-led strikes in Syria. We condemn bombing as a cowardly, ineffectual move that will most certainly make the situation in Syria worse, not better. If chemical weapons were used by the Assad regime, … Continue reading

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DiEM25 Workshop – Sheffield Conference

Showroom Workstation Creative Lounge, Sheffield Saturday, 21 Apr 2018 2:00pm to 5:00pm Part of Festival of Debate 2018 – www.festivalofdebate.com In association with DiEM25 DiEM25 is a pan-European, cross-border movement of democrats, co-founded by Yanis Varoufakis, who have come together … Continue reading

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Finnish leaders react with apprehension to US, British and French air strikes on Syria

Source: Yle.fi Finland’s President Sauli Niinistö and Foreign Minister Timo Soini agree the strikes were expected. Both say they are wary of Russia’s response, with Soini fearing a possible “cycle of retribution”. The US, Britain and France implemented a missile … Continue reading

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The accused FBI whistleblower indicted by Trump’s DOJ allegedly leaked secret rules for spying on reporters

Source: Freedom of The Press Foundation (www.Freedom.Press) The Trump Justice Department escalated its crackdown on journalists’ sources and whistleblowers this week, charging former FBI special agent Terry Albury with two counts under the Espionage Act for allegedly leaking information to … Continue reading

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Video: A Brief History of U.S. Intervention in Iraq Over the Past Half Century

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End Julian Assange’s Isolation

Sign the petition: https://www.change.org/p/end-julian-assange-s-isolation We demand that Julian Assange’s isolation ends NOW! “It is with great concern that we heard that Julian Assange has lost access to the internet and the right to receive visitors at the Ecuadorian London Embassy. Only … Continue reading

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