Tag: damage

“Drugs, without the hot air”
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“Drugs, without the hot air”

This is the title of David Nutt’s book and also of  the panel taking place on 2nd June. _ A panel will focus on the efforts to minimise the damage from drugs – legal and illegal – with the writer Alvaro Enrique, the Colombian ambassador in the UK, Mauricio Rodriguez-Munera […]

The hidden Olympic sweat stains
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The hidden Olympic sweat stains

At the top of the Olympic food chain there is a feast of image-making for multi-national sponsors, obscuring the economic injustice suffered by Asian factory workers who produce their goods. War on Want is campaigning for globally recognized legislation to protect them. _ Graham Douglas “Olympism seeks to create a […]

Ending ecocide…in a minute and a half!
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Ending ecocide…in a minute and a half!

The organisation ‘Eradicating Ecocide’ announces a short film contest in order to demonstrate how the actions of human beings have already caused permanent damage to the ecosystem. __ Through the documentary “An Inconvenient Truth”, director David Guggenheim and politician Al Gore managed to introduce terms such as “climate change” and […]