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Corporations

Mel Evans, Artwash: Big Oil and the Arts

Pluto Press, 2015; 192pp; £12.99

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Nick Robins, The Corporation That Changed the World: How the East India Company Shaped the Modern Multinational

Pluto Press, 2012; 280pp; £16

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Reverend Billy, The End of the World

OR Books, 2012; 118pp; £7

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Pay back

A third of people in Britain are currently boycotting the products or sevices of a company because it does not pay its fair share of tax in the UK, according to a new Chris

Buy back

Britain’s banks are avoiding billions in tax, using an accounting loophole, The Times reported on 1 March.

Wave of support for climate activists being sued for £5m

There has been a furious response to the news that transnational power company EDF is suing 21 anti-climate change activists for £5m for shutting down an EDF power station in Nottinghamshire for a week.

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James Marriott & Mika Minio-Paluello, The Oil Road: Journeys from the Caspian Sea to the City of London

Verso, 2012; 344pp; £16.99

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The Lucas Aerospace Plan

This article is only available in the paper version of Peace News.

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Intruder alert

Back in the UK, a group called 'The Intruders' managed to gatecrash two high society events, first giving the former head of the government tax body HMRC

National Gallery cuts arms link as CAAT wins prize

The Campaign Against Arms Trade celebrates a double victory

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