Anti-Corporate Activists Draw Attention to Coffee Politics

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Mountain Xpress | June 8, 2004
Coffee and the international trade that governs it affect the fate of migrant farmers, the survival of the rain-forest, and the livelihoods of independent roastmasters. In response to these concerns, a global movement to promote Fair Trade Certified coffees has emerged.

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