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2016: Time to take the leap

2016: Time to take the leap

Bestselling author Naomi Klein and her team speak about the The Leap Manifesto.
Guns for hire: a return to the ‘Dogs of War’

Guns for hire: a return to the ‘Dogs of War’

Marking 65 years, War on Want calls to end privatization of war. Ross Hemingway explains.
Who is George Galloway really? Perhaps London’s next Mayor?

Who is George Galloway really? Perhaps London’s next Mayor?

The controversial British politician speaks with Welsh-Egyptian Comedian Omar Hamdi for this revealing interview.
Dangerous weaponry used on refugees in Calais

Dangerous weaponry used on refugees in Calais

The chemical compound may no longer be approved, write Anna Feigenbaum and Vyvian Raoul.
‘How can you say no?’

‘How can you say no?’

Reem Haddad reports on how Christian Palestinians in Lebanon have welcomed Muslim refugees.
Why are volunteers being treating like criminals in Greece?

Why are volunteers being treating like criminals in Greece?

Natasha Tsangarides examines what’s the crackdown on people supporting refugees on Lesvos.

Top stories

The violence of nonviolent protest

Mark Boyle writes on why he opposes ‘mindless nonviolence’.

2016: Time to take the leap

Naomi Klein and her team speak to Marienna Pope-Weidemann about the significance of The Leap Manifesto.

China’s oppression of Tibetans has dramatically increased

The country fears that if they don’t completely crush any form of protest they will lose control. Emily Korstanje reports.

The fear of ‘not enough to go round’

Global inequality lies at the root of our anxiety over migrants, says Bridget Anderson.

Who is George Galloway really? Perhaps London's next Mayor?

The controversial British politician speaks with Comedian Omar Hamdi for this revealing interview.

9 inspiring stories of solidarity with refugees and migrants

While governments seal borders and erect walls, ordinary people are offering support and shelter. Hazel Healy offers a global sample.

Dangerous weaponry used on refugees with no legal status in Calais

The chemical compound contained in expired weapons may no longer be approved, write Anna Feigenbaum and Vyvian Raoul.

Blogs

Breaking the system designed to keep tea workers poor

Sabita Banerji reports on the challenge of securing labour rights for plantation workers in India.

Philippines at risk of ‘full-blown’ HIV epidemic

So why has the government cut funding for contraception? asks Iris Gonzales

German judges issue damming indictment of TTIP

If you’re worried about our sovereignty read the judges’ statement, writes Nick Dearden.

Guns for hire: a return to the ‘Dogs of War’

To mark 65 years of fighting for justice, War on Want is calling for an end to the privatization of war. Ross Hemingway explains.

What's Scotland got to do with the plunder of Moldova?

In this podcast, the Tax Justice Network takes a look at the ‘Wild West’ of Scottish Limited Partnerships.

Reduced to immediate identity

Being born among this caste often means discrimination from the very moment of birth, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

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    The No-Nonsense Guide to Climate Change

    A completely revised edition on the politics of climate in a post-Copenhagen world.

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    People First Economics

    Toxic debt, rising job losses, collapsing commodity prices and expanding poverty. How can we rein in these beasts unleashed by the free market economy?

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    The World Atlas of Sport

    This beautifully designed and fully illustrated atlas profiles the world’s major competitive sports, their political uses and abuses, and the profits that flow from their commercial development.

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