New Internationalist

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The Pope is in town

Iris Gonzales reports from Manila, the Philippines, where Pope Francis has started his five-day trip.

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Paris vs. Baga: What makes an atrocity newsworthy?

Virgil Hawkins decries the media’s bias in reporting on tragedy.

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Sri Lanka votes for democracy

Lasanda Kurukulasuriya is cautiously optimistic following the recent presidential election.

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Shell still avoiding oil spill justice

Nigerian communities receive compensation, but Sarah Shoraka says it’s not enough.

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No time for complacency

Amit Singh calls for a real debate on freedom of speech in the West.

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Questioning religion

Cartoonists must continue using humour to push boundaries.

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The Paris attack – a pathway to extremist Europe

Cristiana Moisescu argues that the Charlie Hebdo attacks are all about politics, not religion.

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Unfulfilled promises and unrelenting poverty

Iris Gonzales looks back on a difficult year for the Philippines.

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The art of being a good Indian woman

Yamuna Matheswaran ‘listens in’ to what her country is saying about women’s place in society.

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Is all charity good charity?

Ben Greenhalgh argues that our trickle-down charitable giving may be misdirected.

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Why we need an agrarian renaissance

Co-founder Colin Tudge considers the importance of the Oxford Real Farming Conference.

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