A surprise vote, but then the EU parliament cannot decide. It can just make a recommendation. So much for democracy in the EU. Also, Germany wants this deal to protect its car industry. And what Germany wants…..
Radical overhaul in farming and consumption, with less meat eating, needed to avoid hunger and climate catastrophe Read here
From the Guardian Monbiot at his usual best. This is the sort of stuff that mainstream media in its efforts to create a great European stateswoman does not bring. Read here
The May ’68 Movement was the start of a historical period of considerable reduction in social inequalities in France which ran out of steam later for quite different reasons. Read here