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Four reasons why animal lovers should be concerned about the Australia-UK trade deal

Compassion in World Farming are concerned about lowering animal welfare standards that the Australia-UK trade deal is likely to cause.

Paul Robison holding Nessie banner with 'Trade wi Trump gies me the hump' wording

In memory of Paul

I was very sad to hear this week about the death of one of the Trade Justice Scotland Coalition’s stalwarts, Paul Robison.

containers on the dockside at Cairnryan

Green ports?

Like anything you just need to see who is behind this model in order to understand its true purpose. The freeport concept is much admired by the Tory right, which makes it all the more bizarre that the Scottish Government should be consulting on how to adopt this model despite their endeavours to present it as a friendlier version to workers and the environment.

Richard Leonard MSP is lobbied by his constituency as part of a mass lobby at the Scottish Parliament

Seven Questions to ask your MSP candidates about trade justice

On first thought, international trade deals might not obviously be an issue for Holyrood elections. But given that modern trade...