Anti-Globalization

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Anti-Globalization

A movement that opposes free trade, free movement of capital, and other policies intended to facilitate international business. Various types of people oppose globalization. Labor unions in developed countries may oppose it because it represents a threat to traditional, industrial jobs. Other factions on the left believe globalization favors the wealthy at the expense of the poor and working class.
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For veterans of violent G8 protests, what happened next was surprising.
And the plan to take French campaigners to join the G8 protest in Edinburgh had to be dropped, due to lack of numbers.
POLICE chiefs have said sorry to a woman who saw officers reading a men's magazine at a G8 protest.
POLITICAL opponents lined up to slam the Scottish Socialists yesterday after a memo showed they want to use the G8 protest to raise cash to pay parliamentary fines.
Holyrood's Standards Committee banned the four SSP MSPs from attending the parliament and stopped their wages for a month after they staged a G8 protest.
CRICKET: AYR have failed to have Saturday's SNCL Premier clash with Grange moved from Raeburn Park, which is less than a mile from the scene of the G8 protest rally in Edinburgh.
Encouraging the well-heeled guests to make the trip to Edinburgh for the G8 protest, he said: 'I know Jack doesn't want me to say this, especially wearing that ridiculous red tie, I do want you to come to Edinburgh.
Despite Will's obvious love of Africa, he hasn't been called up for Live8 at Hyde Park on July 2, mainly because he was due to play a gig in Sunderland on that day, but that has since been cancelled because of the huge G8 protest in London.
A G8 PROTEST march close to the Gleneagles summit has been banned by councillors.
THE Proclaimers will kick off Scotland's G8 protest concert in Edinburgh with a specially adapted version of Tartan Army anthem I'm Gonna Be.
ALL roads to Faslane, Scotland's main nuclear base, will be closed before a 10,000 strong G8 protest starts.
LIVE AID hero Midge Ure last night urged Scots not to worry about "crusties and anarchists" at a G8 protest in Edinburgh.