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Blaise Compaoré

Downfall of a murderer

The dethroning of Burkina Faso’s Blaise Compaoré by a popular uprising has been long awaited by Chris Brazier.

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Debt-ridden students turn to drug trial money

Are pharmaceutical companies exploiting the poor, or is being a human guinea pig just a clever way to fund college?

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It’s a ‘free’ market… if you invest where we tell you to

Fossil fuel divestment is causing Australia’s elites to sweat, reports Charlie Wood.

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Justice at last for raped three-year-old

A landmark judgment brings hope for child protection in India, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara. But behind it lies a horror story.

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Tunisians vote for secular government

Timothy Baster and Isabelle Merminod report from Tunis, as the results of the Tunisian elections are settled.

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Starvation: deepening the Ebola crisis

Ebola-struck communities in Sierra Leone are being forced to face unbearable choices, reports Jeanne Kamara.

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Russell Brand vs the bloody liberal majority

Forget the establishment, writes Youssef El-Gingihy. The real enemy of Russell Brand – and his call for radical change – is cynical liberals.

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Food poverty is a British problem

Clare Wiley decries the stigma associated with foodbanks in Britain and points to their positive social impacts.

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Democracy has come to life in Parliament Square

The farcical police brutality towards Occupy Democracy is a sign the authorities are running scared, argues Hannah Martin.

PODCAST: Never mind social welfare, what's corporate welfare costing us?

The latest from the Tax Justice Network, including: replacing the Double Irish tax dodge.

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A fracking scandal: police and energy firms cosy on up

Josh Allen looks at the blurring of (police) lines in Manchester and West Sussex.

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