Fair Trade

Fair Trade: The Premiums on Profits

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Has Nestlé finally joined the ranks of the fair trade movement?

Last month Socialist Review reported the widespread criticism of the food multinational for its refusal to do just that. Within a matter of days proposals emerged to produce 'ethically aware' brands by both Nestlé (maker of Nescafé) and fellow coffee roaster Kraft (which makes Maxwell House and Kenco).

Unfree and Unfair

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The aims of fair trade face a hostile system.

There are still people who see lack of clarity in the anti-capitalist movement as a positive thing. Even someone who has played such an important role as Vittorio Agnoletto of the Genoa Social Forum praises the lack of 'ideology'. But sometimes lack of clarity leads straight into traps set by the movement's bitterest opponents.

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