Hateful Twitter messages and death threats have had a profound effect on Kate Smurthwaite. But the comedian and political activist refuses to be silenced.
Jamie Kelsey Fry reports on a gathering of voices from the frontline against austerity at the launch of Kerry-anne Mendoza’s new book.
The once-common bird is suffering in modern-day India, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara. But efforts to save them are underway.
The NGO sector must support activism, not governments. Ben Phillips sees positive signs of this happening.
A campaign to clean up the media and restrict ownership is gathering momentum. Rupert Murdoch won’t like it, writes Vanessa Baird.
It’s easy to evade austerity and enjoy welfare benefits to the full if you’re a transnational corporation. David Ransom reports.
Death Row inmate Brandon Astor Jones asks the world to wake up to an enlightened approach to incarceration in Norway.
MPs have rejected an amendment to the Modern Slavery Bill that could have protected migrant workers. Javier Pérez de la Cruz reports.
Tom Templeton looks at a country’s ruined health, four years after the conflict started.
Climate change rocks small island states, writes Hannah Fair.
The Islamist organization’s wanton annihilation of Iraq’s history is a shock ploy, argues Siamak Nooraei.