An online talk by Nick Dearden, Director of Global Justice Now, as part of the 2021 Festival of Debate
. He will lay bare how far modern international trade deals are going in adopting and entrenching the principle that maximising short-term corporate profit should override any protections for us, and our planet. Drawing on his new book, Trade Secrets: The Truth About the US Trade Deal and How We Can Stop It
, he will set out an ambitious agenda for transforming the international economy so that it can work for people and the planet.
You are invited to join Global Justice Sheffield in celebrating the postponed 50th anniversary year of the national founding in 1970 – in Sheffield – of Global Justice Now, formerly the World Development Movement. Bring your questions and suggestions to an action-focused evening led by one of the foremost campaigners in this field.
Organised by Global Justice Sheffield, this is a free event, open to all. To register and for more information about the event, see link below.