WTO Kills Farmers: Pakistan Kissan Mazdoor Tehreek Protest Against the WTO

Pakistan Kissan Mazdoor Tehreek (PKMT) and Roots for Equity carried out a protest at the Lahore Press Club, Punjab, Pakistan to register public resistance against the World Trade Organization (WTO) which is going hold its its 9th Ministerial Meeting December 3-6, 2013 in Bali, Indonesia. The purpose of the WTO was to ensure control onContinue reading “WTO Kills Farmers: Pakistan Kissan Mazdoor Tehreek Protest Against the WTO”

On Rural Women’s Day: Filipino Women Rise for Rice

Rollback of rice prices to P25/kilo! Hold Pres. Aquino and Sec. Alcala accountable for the plunder of farmer’s money and food insecurity in the country.   (Photo from Arkibong Bayan arkibongbayan.org) Women from urban poor and rural communities in Manila and Rizal storm the headquarters of the Department of Agriculture to demand the roll backContinue reading “On Rural Women’s Day: Filipino Women Rise for Rice”