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July 2001's Issue

Narmada dams: do or die

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Currents

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Essay

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The Facts

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leaf Of Legality

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They Only 'hold Pen'

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The Day Of Judgement

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Letters

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Mixed Media

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Syria

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A Temple Too Far

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View From The South

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Larry Summers

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The NI Crossword

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Rwanda 94

Rwanda 94 by Groupov

Yellala

Yellala by Eyuphuro

In The Blue House

In The Blue House by Meaghan Delahunt

Graciela Iturbide 55

Photographs by Graciela Iturbide

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The Element of Water

The Element of Water by Stevie Davies

Open Borders : The Case Against Immigration Controls

Open Borders by Teresa Hayter

Larry Summers

Larry Summers: US capital’s first lieutenant.

  • 1 Jul 2001
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Protest crackdown

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At the end of the line

The Sardar Sarovar dam is supposed to end water scarcity in drought-stricken Saurashtra and Kutch. Who is fooling whom? Fifth and final stop.

Upside Down : A Primer for the Looking-Glass World

Upside Down by Eduardo Galeano

Susan Pastor Brizzolese

Peruvian photographer Susan Pastor Brizzolese captures a family preparing for a ‘sweet fifteen’ dance.

Feminist furore

In her last NI column, Ama Ata Aidoo stirs up Northern feminists.

Resettled by registered mail

If you receive a letter by registered mail offering you a useless piece of land, the authorities regard you as resettled. Fourth stop: Domkhedi.

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When memory is a village

In her Letter from Lebanon, Reem Haddad meets the man who has recreated every detail of his lost Palestinian village.

Betrayal

Ten years on from the 1991 ceasefire in the war between Morocco and the Western Saharan liberation movement, Polisario, the UN has delivered a body blow to Saharawis’ right to self-determination.

Batty in Bati

Agricultural experts thought Cambodian farmer Suth Sen had gone mad when he started cutting and tying back the fronds of his sugar palms to form nesting sites for bats.

Sri Lanka’s food fight

In a pioneering move the Sri Lankan Government has banned the import of genetically modified foods.

Narmada: The Facts

The river, 30 dams, and the Narmada Bachao Andolan (Save Narmada movement).

  • 1 Jul 2001
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Literary safe-house

Mexico’s safe house for exiled writers.

Not even a fig-leaf of legality

The Chief Minister of Madhya Pradesh has ordered the violation of his own state laws and policies. Third stop: Maan.

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Water for the people

Ghanaians resist water privatization

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A temple too far

‘We do not want the dam.’ And so far, the people are winning. Second stop: Maheshwar.

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They only ‘hold pen’

Official indifference to the plight of dam oustees is breathtaking. First stop: Bargi, near the Narmada River’s source.

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Militant madres

Argentina’s disappeared still remembered

The Day of Judgement

The Supreme Court of India found against The People, in favour of The Dam. Maggie Black opens her dossier on destructive development in the Narmada Valley.

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Sharp Focus on contemporary Iranian film

Sharp Focus on contemporary Iranian film

Syria

Country Profile – Syria

Dead zone

John F Schumaker beards the dragon of American overconsumption.

Before Night Falls

Before Night Falls directed by Julian Schnabel

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