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Bexhill campaigners take to the streets to warn against TTIP

The Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership, and the secretive manner in which it is being negotiated, have aroused widespread opposition, with more than half a million in the UK signing a petition calling for it to be abandoned. Here members of Global Justice Bexhill and Hastings and the Bexhill Fairtrade Group explain why they joined in a day of action against the treaty earlier this month.

Posted 16:18 Wednesday, Oct 21, 2015 In: Campaigns Tags: 38 Degrees Bexhill Fairtrade Bexhill Global Justice Canada Cecilia Malmström Christina Lucey Devonshire Square EU ISDS Jack Doherty Labour party Mexico Nafta nhs Rother District Council TTIP
Anti-TTIP campaigners

Locals take action against TTIP

Local opponents of the Transatlantic Trade and Investment Partnership (TTIP) held a short meeting with Hastings and Rye MP Amber Rudd last Saturday to make her aware of the strength of feeling against the secretly negotiated pact. HOT team member, Nick Terdre, opposes TTIP and took part in the meeting. Fellow HOT writer, Zelly Restorick, asks him about his experience.

Posted 11:04 In: Campaigns Tags: Freedom of Information Nick Terdre Transatlantic and Investment Partnership TTIP Zelly Restorick
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