March 24, 2023

NEW ACTION: Car companies are complicit

From Krysta Bisnauth, Freedom United Did you know that over 100 international manufacturers of automotive parts or cars have some exposure to materials or products made with Uyghur forced labor?  It’s true and what’s worse is that the ten biggest car companies in the world are implicated, according to research on the auto industry, and have reported nothing. Take action […]

Farmers’ frustrations with new E.U. draft law

From Miriam Karmali, Freedom United February 26, 2023 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Supply chainWhat farmers want from the new E.U. corporate accountability lawThe E.U. is negotiating new requirements for companies to conduct human rights and environmental due diligence which will hold companies accountable for forced labor in their supply chains. But the […]

Ukraine war: King says Ukraine has ‘suffered unimaginably’

By Rachel Russell & Jasmine Andersson From BBC The Ukrainian people have “suffered unimaginably”, King Charles has said in a message marking the first anniversary of Russia’s invasion.  He also praised their “remarkable courage and resilience” after thousands have been killed and injured. A minute’s silence was held across the UK at 11:00 GMT. Rishi […]

New Royal Caribbean’s Making an Icon episode is available!

Royal Caribbean wants to share their latest Making an Icon episode they have just launched, “Making an Icon: Creating Thrill Island.” Bold vacationers call for bold adventures, and Royal Caribbean is delivering that and more at the new Thrill Island on Icon of the Seas. The world’s best family vacation will feature never-before-seen experiences and signature favorites, from the largest waterpark at sea, Category 6, to the first Crown’s Edge – an adventure course 154 […]

Will California and Nevada finally outlaw slavery?

From Miriam Karmali, Freedom United” February 19, 2023 News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Prison slaveryWill California and Nevada finally outlaw slavery?Lawmakers in California and Nevada are reportedly advancing legislation to remove language from their state constitutions that permits slavery as punishment for a crime. Incarcerated people in California and Nevada are reportedly forced […]

Humanity’s secret war against the Environment, Ourselves, and our Children

Inequitable family planning and illogical pro-growth policies are taking away every child’s right to a fair start in life. There is a conflict between ecocentric people struggling for freedom, and anthropocentric people threatening that freedom. This conflict, which happens beneath the surface of most media, constitutes a “secret war” for what the future of Earth […]

Carib. Airlines welcomes home Trini Carnival

CARIBBEAN AIRLINES ‘WELCOMES HOME’  SCORES OF VISITORS FOR TRINIDAD CARNIVAL Piarco, Trinidad & Tobago, February 17, 2023: On February 16th Caribbean Airlines welcomed scores of visitors arriving at the Piarco International Airport, Trinidad Terminal, treating them to a taste of ‘Trini carnival’.    As part of the airline’s annual “Carnival Customer Appreciation” activity, all passengers travelling on Caribbean […]

Suriname signs Decent Work Country Programme III 

News | 13 February 2023 The International Labour Organization (ILO) and tripartite partners in Suriname signalled the continuation of efforts to advance social justice and promote decent and productive work opportunities for women and men with the signing of a new four-year Decent Work Country Programme (DWCP). On Friday 10 February 2023, Suriname officially signed its […]

CTT established a partnership with Stampsdaq to develop innovative projects in Philately

Start-up from Estonia 16 february 2023, CTT – Correios de Portugal established a partnership with Stampsdaq for the development of innovative projects in the Philately area. With this partnership, CTT and the Estonian start-up will work together to develop and implement new philatelic products, using the latest technologies and focusing on innovation, thus motivating collectors to explore […]

2022 Year In Review

From Bahamas Sotheby’s International Realty