Inside the Murky World of Make Poverty History

Indymedia UK – Inside the Murky World of Make Poverty History, article by Stuart Hodkinson (reposted from Red Pepper).

Make Poverty History would seem an unprecedented success story. Uniting trade unions, charities, NGOs and a stellar-cast of celebrities, its cause is dominating media coverage while the campaign’s white wristband is being worn the world over. So why, as the G8 summit approaches, are leading members briefing against each other to the press and African social movements saying ‘nothing about us, without us’?