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Tough Guide to the world's immigration detention centres

A satirical round-up of the insalubrious accommodation awaiting travellers from the Global South.

Filed in: Migration

Does making immigration detention more humane make it more widespread?

Academic Michael Flynn and advocate Michelle Brané go head to head.

Filed in: Activism and Migration

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Indigenous Kenyans evicted in the name of ‘conservation’

Matthew Newsome exposes a government scheme to rob the Sengwer people of their forest home.

Filed in: Conservation, Forests, Indigenous Peoples and Kenya

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When Martin Luther King gave up his guns

Mark and Paul Engler consider the legacy of a man who shaped history by using nonviolence to leverage political change.

Filed in: Web exclusives

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‘Just forget about Syria. Forget about going back’

Refugees trying to settle in an unfamiliar country often feel guilt at having escaped the war. Olivia Crellin meets some of them in New York.

Filed in: Conflict, Refugees, Syria and United States

Why are we locking up migrants?

Detaining foreigners is costly, inhumane and on the rise. Time to turn the tide back, says Hazel Healy.

Filed in: Human Rights and Migration

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Sex, lies and complicity in India

Rita Banerji on girl-hating sex selection, rape and the chances of a ‘true feminist revolution for India’.

Filed in: Children, India, Society and Women

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‘A two-state solution is not the key to peace’

Israeli historian and author Ilan Pappe talks to Frank Barat about propaganda, solidarity and hope for a new reality.

Filed in: Israel, Palestine and War and Peace

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Darcus Howe: ‘All I want to do is mobilize the people to stand up for their rights’

The Black Panther-turned-broadcaster and writer talks to Subi Shah about his past struggles and future dreams.

Filed in: Caribbean, England, Human Rights, Trinidad and Tobago

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Malaria battles in Sierra Leone

Bankolay Turay comments from Freetown on the tussle between traditional beliefs and pharmaceuticals in treating the epidemic.

Filed in: Health, Pharmaceuticals, Poverty and Sierra Leone

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'We cannot have democracy without freedom from fossil fuels'

Gasland Part II director Josh Fox talks to Dinyar Godrej about the global outrage over fracking.

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