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After Brexit the UK government will be negotiating free trade treaties in secret, away from oversight by the public or politicians. It is vital that journalists are able to report on the government’s negotiating manoeuvres in these trade treaties as well as exposing its war crimes and corruption. Julian Assange’s arbitrary detention for revealing these… continue reading

Survey shows how supermarkets and high street food chains are ignoring animal welfare – not least pigs. Jerome Flynn was so shocked to find that most supermarkets and high street food chains are still sourcing their pork almost entirely from factory farms, that he took to the high street in order to raise awareness. In… continue reading

A Greener World, home of Certified Animal Welfare Approved by AGW, offers meaningful certification and food labels in the UK, hope for market stability Amidst Britain’s uncertain agricultural future, international farm certifier, A Greener World (AGW), is now offering UK farmers high-welfare, sustainable certification through its respected food labels. As Brexit negotiations fail to produce… continue reading

On the third day of #ExtinctionRebellion, protesters have held onto 4 of their locations #ParliamentSquare, #WaterlooBridge, #MarbleArch and #OxfordCircus. With London police cells full from 290 arrested rebels, thousands more willing to be arrested and hundreds joining daily. Government must be feeling the pressure to protect our fragile planet for future generations. The demands are… continue reading

Jerome Flynn, known to many as Ser Bronn of the Blackwater, presents a series of ten 2-minute videos highlighting animal cruelty[1], antibiotics overuse and distorted planning procedures as some of the systemic failures of factory pig farming. Jerome is urging people to sign this petition for an immediate ban on the building of new (and… continue reading

A public outcry has currently stalled the planning application for a colossal pig factory near Limavady in the picturesque landscape of Lough Foyle. Over 17,500 people objected or petitioned the Council. Local residents object because of the stench that would come from 18,000 pigs living in confined spaces, the antibiotic resistant bacteria, resulting from the… continue reading

90sec Trailer 12min Short Take action We need a ban on the building of pig factories! Take action today. Friends of the Earth Northern Ireland and Farms Not Factories have produced the film Pig Business in Northern Ireland to expose the true costs of pig factories on local peoples’ lives. Should planning permissions continue to… continue reading