Coke, Nestle Near Ownership Of World’s Second Largest Aquifer

By Elliott Gabriel, -

A concerted push is underway in South America that could see one of the world’s largest reserves of fresh water soon fall into the hands of transnational corporations such as Coca-Cola and [...]

Global Campaign Rises To Dismantle Corporate Power

By Diana Aguiar and Richard Girard, -

Starting June 23, on the occasion of the 26th session of the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHRC) session in Geneva, a week of mobilization has been organized by social movements and civil [...]

UN Votes Transnationals Cannot Violate Rights, US Refuses

By Thalif Deen, -

The United States and the 28-member European Union (EU) have assiduously promoted – and vigourously preached – one of the basic tenets of Western multi-party democracy: majority rules. But at [...]