Salmonella trial: US food safety relies on self-reporting - http://www.theguardian.com/business/2014/aug/09/salmonella-trial-us-food-safety-self-reporting & #TTIP wants us to accept this as "equivalent" to EU?
Now Is a Critical Moment to Stop Some Scary Global Corporate Deals That Are in the Works - http://www.alternet.org/visions/now-critical-moment-stop-some-scary-global-corporate-deals-are-works #TTIP, #TPP & #TISA, say
why Russian Ministry of Health is dumping Microsoft for #opensource - https://plus.google.com/u/0/+PeterLemenkov/posts/LdFb8Uu9iuJ "realized we are actually paying for nothing"
Marine reserve the size of Mexico - https://secure.avaaz.org/en/ocean_of_hope_loc/ fishing lobby trying to kill it - pl. don't let them
Japan slams NZ tariff policy - http://www.newstalkzb.co.nz/auckland/news/nbnat/925782679-japan-slams-nz-tariff-policy #japan fights back #TPP
Should the EMA be allowed to censor independent analysis of side effect data? - http://www.alltrials.net/news/should-the-ema-be-allowed-to-censor-independent-analysis-of-side-effect-data/ absurd move by @EMA_News
#Cosmetic products: What #TTIP will not make up - http://www.beuc.eu/blog/325/ @EU_Commission watering down standards through mutual recognition
The care workers left behind as private equity targets the #NHS - http://www.theguardian.com/society/2014/aug/09/care-workers-private-equity-targets-the-nhs workers' lives & #NHS destroyed by Tory dogma
Tell World Bank: Don't Scrap Environmental Protections - http://www.thepetitionsite.com/986/515/257/tell-world-bank-dont-scrap-environmental-protections/ why is the @WorldBank still so evil?
#Fracking campaigners criticise 'censored' report on house prices - http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/aug/10/fracking-censored-house-price-report UK gov knows some houses will become unsellable
Gangs raking in thousands from the rising tide of UK wildlife crime - http://www.theguardian.com/environment/2014/aug/10/wildlife-crime-alarms-conservation-group-poaching-hare-coursing just unacceptable
Surprise! Keystone XL will make climate change worse - http://www.newscientist.com/article/dn26031-surprise-keystone-xl-will-make-climate-change-worse.html #canada #us
Open Source Vehicle is launching a Starter Kit! (model) - http://www.open-electronics.org/open-source-vehicle-is-launching-a-starter-kit-model/ starting small...
Police want right to see medical records without consent - http://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/2014/aug/10/police-right-to-see-medical-records but police assure us it's for our own good, honest...
Times refuses to carry ad accusing Hamas of 'child sacrifice' - http://www.theguardian.com/media/greenslade/2014/aug/08/hamas-thetimes "every major American outlet... was proud to run ad"
LibreOffice is coming to Android - http://www.techrepublic.com/article/libreoffice-is-coming-to-android/ good news for UK's ODF move
Yahoo to begin offering PGP encryption support in Yahoo Mail service - http://arstechnica.com/security/2014/08/yahoo-to-begin-offering-pgp-encryption-support-in-yahoo-mail-service/ #snowden strikes again...
UK Police Won't Admit They're Tracking People's Phone Calls - http://motherboard.vice.com/read/uk-police-wont-admit-theyre-tracking-peoples-phone-calls well, that's a yes, then... #surveillance
#CETA will likely be signed, but it will also implode - http://www.bilaterals.org/?ceta-will-likely-be-signed-but-it #ISDS the stumbling block
#TTIP: Der große Deal – Geheimakte Freihandelsabkommen - https://netzpolitik.org/2014/ttip-der-grosse-deal-geheimakte-freihandelsabkommen/ well-worth watching if you missed it #TAFTA
8000 personnes libèrent en une semaine les données manuscrites des déclarations d’intérêts des parlementaires - http://www.regardscitoyens.org/8000-personnes-liberent-en-une-semaine-les-donnees-manuscrites-des-declarations-dinterets-des-parlementaires/