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2 July 2015 - 5:30pm

Palestinian BDS National Committee message of support

We've just received a message of support for our Arming Apartheid report and the accompanying Stop Arming Israel campaign from Mahmoud Nawaja, general coordinator of the Palestinian Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions National Committee (BNC).

2 July 2015 - 1:00pm

Artists Against TTIP

Artists Against TTIP launched today at the Young Vic in London. Actors, musicians, writers and producers discussed all things TTIP with our very own John Hilary, alongside Caroline Lucas (Green MP) and Nick Dearden (Global Justice Now).

2 July 2015 - 3:00am

UK complicit in Israel's crimes against the Palestinian people

UK licensed £4 million of arms sales to Israel in four months following the bombing of Gaza. Read our new report into how the UK is Arming Apartheid.

1 July 2015 - 6:30pm

Building Global Resistance Against Neoliberal Violence

15 July 2015 - 6:30pm

Workshop for activists: Join War on Want and Movimento Jaguar Despierto as we bring together London, Mexican and South African activists  to build a movement of resistance against the violence of neoliberalism.

1 July 2015 - 4:00pm

War on Want's revamped website: It’s a good ‘un!

War on Want launched a revamped website today. The launch coincides with a new report on Palestine due this week and the 10th anniversary of the Palestinian call for Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions against Israel.

1 July 2015 - 3:00pm

Leading the fight against TTIP

Welcome to War on Want’s brand new website. Take a look around. We hope it inspires you to take action in the fight for global justice. 

TTIP is a threat to jobs, public services, the environment and much more.

1 July 2015 - 2:00pm

Food is a right, not a commodity

More than 800 million people live in hunger. Hunger on this scale is the result of a global economy that continues to ruin the lives and livelihoods of small-scale farmers, fisherfolk, pastoralists and indigenous people.

1 July 2015 - 12:00pm

Austerity and the demands of capitalism

The rights of workers are being eroded. Millions of workers, mainly women, suffer poverty wages, appalling working conditions and exploitation. The biggest culprits: austerity and the demands of capitalism for higher profits and lower costs.

1 July 2015 - 10:00am

The defining global justice issue of our time

The catastrophe facing the Palestinian people is the defining global justice issue of our time. Palestinians have suffered Israeli oppression and human rights abuse for more than 60 years.

24 June 2015 - 7:00pm

Voices of Dissent: Power to the People!

Join War on Want and activists from South Africa, Mexico and the UK for a night of global grass-roots discussion and solidarity, with music, documentaries and spoken word. 16 July 2015 - 7:00pm. Venue: Rich Mix, 35-47 Bethnal Green Road, London E1 6LA

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In Manchester 14 July? Stop TTIP PROTECT OUR PUBLIC SERVICES .@WarOnWant @northwestunison @StopTTIP_MCR Public meeting 6pm with @jhilary 4 hours 7 min ago
@rustyrockets Hi! We've launched a new website (it's a good 'un) & a new report 'Arming Apartheid' http://t.co/fdgFexCVaz - RT perchance? 5 hours 24 min ago
#ArtistsAgainstTTIP launched today. Together we can defeat it! @AA_TTIP @GlobalJusticeUK #NoTTIP #StopTTIP http://t.co/LWuGpbLotk 7 hours 1 min ago