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Kashmir-Palestine: the bond of solidarity

Resistance makes borders porous and is a source of paranoia for aligned oppressive states, writes Uzma Falak.

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Using our own languages is the first step towards an African Renaissance

The neglect of our mother tongues is holding us back, says Apioth Mayom Apioth.

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Is our failure to invest in an Ebola cure ‘morally bankrupt’ or financially prudent?

Governments and big pharmaceutical companies have a shared responsibility, argues Natalie Nezhati.

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Egypt’s cover-up: one year after the Rab’a Square massacre

The military-backed authorities recently refused entry to Human Rights Watch workers. They blocked the messengers but they can’t block the message, says Sarah Leah Whitson.

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‘School can make girls into women, not FGM’

Sidi Sarro and Francis Odhiambo ask a group of Maasai women in Kenya about the challenges they encounter in a community slow to change.

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Corruption crackdown or political power play in Romania?

One of the country’s biggest media moguls has just been imprisoned for 10 years for money laundering. But what does that mean for its politics? asks Cristiana Moisescu.

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‘I aim to help integrate the Deaf and the hearing together in unity’

Iris Gonzales meets an inspiring woman who refuses to be defined by her disability.

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Should we ‘Bobbitize’ the rapists?

Her gut response to one girl’s stand against an attacker makes Mari Marcel Thekaekara question her nonviolent principles.

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Scotland’s chance to take the sting out of the centralized state

Eurig Scandrett argues that the momentum towards independence will benefit all of Britain.

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Playing politics with Nigeria’s insurgency risks civil war

With elections due next year, tensions are simmering, writes Andrew Noakes.

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