In September, the Dalai Lama was denied entry to South Africa for the third time in five years. Amanda D’Costa analyses the situation.
A first grandchild and a new book on ‘feminism and men’ gives Mari Marcel Thekaekera a positive boost.
FARC and the Colombian government may be talking peace, but violence against human rights defenders is increasing. Thomas Mortensen explains why.
The UN Climate Summit is too much about ‘big business’, warns Dipti Bhatnagar.
There’s something in the air. Vanessa Baird dares to hope that growing mass action on energy might make a difference
One year after terrorists took Westgate, the Kenyan authorities have still failed to investigate. Why? asks Moses Wasamu.
Campaigners must not forget the health risks of climate change, argues George Gillett.
The ‘yes’ voters might not have won independence for Scotland. But it’s the main parties at Westminster who are the losers of this referendum, argues James Rowland.
Amit Singh calls for action on the true causes of environmental destruction.
The UN wants to stop billionaire speculators forcing indebted nations like Argentina into default. Britain, the US and Germany say ‘no’. Tim Jones reports.
Madeleine McGivern looks at the effects of ‘Operation Protective Edge’ on food security in Gaza.