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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.

In Gaza, steadfastness is no longer enough

Ella David speaks to two Palestinians following the evacuation of 10,000 people from their homes.

Filed in: Egypt, Israel and Palestine

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Confronting the seven myths of Israel’s history

Israeli filmmaker Lia Tarachansky tells Frank Barat about the challenges and rewards of making On The Side of the Road.

Filed in: Film, Israel and Palestine

Who’s the ugliest of them all? Glencore Xstrata is a hot contender for worst corporation award

Stephanie Boyd on why she thinks the mega-miner should win Public Eye’s competition.

Filed in: Web exclusives

Campsfield: 20 years too long

One of Britain’s largest detention centres has denied the civil liberties of 30,000 people in the past two decades, writes Lydia James.

Filed in: Web exclusives

Why does abuse persist in Romania?

Luke Dale-Harris reports on the ongoing battle to improve the rights of disabled people locked away in secretive Romanian institutions.

Filed in: Disability and Romania

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Female Genital Mutilation behind the headlines

Samora Asere interviews AnnaMaria Lepedo Chumakan, a Samburu woman in North-central Kenya about the practice of FGM in her community.

Filed in: Web exclusives

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Will fracking realign the world?

Pundits foresee an altered world order brought on by fracked gas and oil. Dinyar Godrej thinks the changes could play out quite differently.

Filed in: Energy, Environment, Politics and Sustainability

PHOTO ESSAY: World governments’ broken sanitation pledge stinks

On World Toilet Day, 2.5 billion people still lack the most basic of human needs, reports Jameela Freitas.

Filed in: Politics, Poverty, Water and Women

Nobody is 'normal'

Jody Mcintyre speaks to comedian Francesca Martinez about growing up ‘wobbly’ and resisting austerity in Britain.

Filed in: Activism, Disability and England

‘My father is my inspiration’

The family of a murdered human rights defender in the DRC talks to Sian Griffiths about the legacy of Pascal Kabungulu.

Filed in: Activism, Congo, Democratic Republic of, Human Rights and Women

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