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'The Co-operative Revolution' launches in Sydney

Are humans naturally selfish or altruistic? New Internationalist’s latest graphic novel explores the science of co-operation with the Australian public.

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Where is African literature at today?

Magnus Taylor explores what inspires the authors behind the Africa Writes festival and what links them together.

Blogging the Caine Prize 2013

The shortlist is out! Bloggers from all over the world are reviewing each story in turn before the winner is announced on 8 July.

Bread and Roses Award 2013

And the winner of the prize was…

Digital Revolutions - The record-breaking petition

Digital Revolutions extras: Online petitions may be more useful in drawing attention to reality than they may be in bringing about a specific change.

The No-Nonsense Guide to Equality Shortlisted for The Bread and Roses Award 2013

The No-Nonsense Guide to Equality by Danny Dorling shortlisted for The Bread and Roses Award 2013.

The unequal state of the world

Billionaires bounce back, soup kitchen queues grow in Athens: State of the World Atlas author Dan Smith explores our current paradoxes.

The State of the World

Today is publication day for the new edition of The State of the World Atlas. Author Dan Smith tells us about it.

Recipe of the week - Sesame and peanut crunch (China)

Free weekly recipe from The Small Planet Vegetarian Cookbook.

State of the World Atlas launch, 10 January, London

Reserve your place at The State of the World Atlas launch, with author Dan Smith, MP Rushanara Ali and BBC correspondent Alan Little.

Recipe of the week - Cheese and spinach pastries (Middle East)

Free weekly recipe from The Small Planet Vegetarian Cookbook.

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