Our appetite for the shiny metal is both pointless and dangerous, argues Richard Swift.
Lydia James talks to Brazilian fisher and human rights defender Alexandre Anderson de Souza.
Jen Wilton and Liam Barrington-Bush explore Marinaleda, Spain’s communist utopia.
Rana Mourtaja, 17, writes about staying alive in the Gaza Strip on Day 50 of Israel’s offensive.
Read what writer and activist Adam Ramsay and professor and author Jim Gallagher think - then join the debate.
Eyadou Ag Leche tells Graeme Green about his hopes for an autonomous Tuareg territory.
Critic of the Canadian mining industry, Alain Deneault, talks to Richard Swift about the destructive nature of this sector.
Australia should start paying back its human rights debt, says Olivia Ball.
John Newsham looks at the growing boycott, divest and sanctions movement in Bradford and beyond.
But there is an alternative that puts people before profit and politics, says Lydia James.
The world’s largest democracy has come under criticism for blocking reforms that will only help the rich. Jemma Williams writes.
Joe Ware on discussing ‘the greens and the gays’ at British Christian arts festival Greenbelt.