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Rein in the tax dodgers!

Rein in the tax dodgers!

Christine Allen explains the thinking behind a new NGO-led initiative launched 100 days before the UK general election.
Five things you need to know about Syriza’s win in Greece

Five things you need to know about Syriza’s win in Greece

Theo Papadopoulos looks at what’s next for Greece now that the Left is in power.
More noise than signal

More noise than signal

Micah L Sifry assesses the political limits of social media.
Does our money-obsessed world really make us happy?

Does our money-obsessed world really make us happy?

Life under capitalism is a long way from the image we are sold, says Amit Singh.
An honest conversation with Earth

An honest conversation with Earth

At a time when systems and values crumble before us, using language to help craft a new story could be crucial, writes Lucy Purdy.

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More noise than signal

Micah L Sifry assesses the political limits of social media.

An honest conversation with Earth

At a time when systems and values crumble before us, using language to help craft a new story could be crucial, writes Lucy Purdy.

Democracy in the digital era - the facts

The facts and figures that matter in our infographic.

Fear and resistance in Tunisia

After recent elections, Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod paint a picture of a country in turmoil.

The rise of religious identities and the Charlie Hebdo attack​

Akil N. Awan looks at the religion behind the motivations for the shocking attack in Paris.

Twisted Roots: Surviving 20 years of doc-making in Peru

Stephanie Boyd recounts her journey from youthful idealist to passionate filmmaker.

Democracy in the digital era

Activist and Icelandic Pirate Party MP Birgitta Jónsdóttir on what we can do and the tools we can all use to strengthen democracy and make it real.

Blogs

The mysterious death of Alberto Nisman

Argentinians are owed greater transparency and an end to state impunity, writes Adriano Mérola Marotta.

Rein in the tax dodgers!

Christine Allen explains the thinking behind a new NGO-led initiative launched 100 days before the UK general election.

Five things you need to know about Syriza’s win in Greece

Theo Papadopoulos looks at what’s next for Greece now that the Left is in power.

Something myth-ing? What they don’t tell us about African agriculture

Ian Fitzpatrick on truths, lies and stereotypes.

Does our money-obsessed world really make us happy?

Life under capitalism is a long way from the image we are sold, says Amit Singh. We need another way.

Kenyan railroad to sweep aside slums

Nairobi’s poor will lose their homes and livelihoods, writes Maina Waruru.

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