Counterpower is the single idea which explains why social movements succeed or fail. It has helped win campaigns, secure human rights, stop wars and even bring down governments.
Toxic debt, rising job losses, collapsing commodity prices and expanding poverty. How can we rein in these beasts unleashed by the free market economy?
David Ransom & Vanessa Baird
Meet nine remarkable individuals who tell their inspiring life stories and are blazing trails for others to follow.
A brief history of contraception and a fascinating look at this crucial piece of latex.
A diverting look at the history, politics and extraordinary paradoxes of the beautiful game.
An exploration of cotton and fashion through this most ubiquitous item of everyday wear.
An ideal guide, in question and answer format, to this most complex of conflicts.
Influential articles from 30 years of hard-hitting, independent journalism from New Internationalist.
edited by Chris Brazier
A wide-ranging and sensitive exploration of local versus global, underlining the economic roots of cultural identity.
An everyday item (in many countries) with iconic status and strange cultural symbolism.
The constant battle against the tiny foe and its deadly disease, and its cultural impact through history
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