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2011
441 - China's workers
440 - The financial crisis and the majority world
439 - Corporate lobbying

2010
438 - Zero carbon world: can it be done?
437 - Humans vs Nature
436 - A wake-up call for democracy
435 - Seed savers
434 - Life beyond growth
433 - Deported! What happened next?
432 - Iraq - 7 Years Later
431 - Tar Sands
430 - Globalization
429 - Population

2009
428 - Welcome to Copenhagen! The Great Climate Sale
427 - Terror takeover: The monstrous march of the security state
426 - Islam in power: Change from within
425 - Where have all the Bees gone?
424 - Some like it cold: Surviving change in the Arctic
423 - China in charge
422 - Multiculturalism: Is it working?
421 - Put people first
420 - Mothers who die
419 - Climate Justice: Taking the power back

2008
418 - Crisis! Crisis! Food... Money... What next?
417 - Through Afghan Eyes: The war that won't end
416 - Tax Justice: Wanted for dodging tax justice
415 - Drowning in plastic: Living in a toxic world
414 - Toilets: We need to talk about... toilets
413 - Viva Yasuní!: Life vs Big Oil
412 - Dropping the bomb: How to ban nukes and save the planet
411 - Burma: Ripe for change
410 - Indigenous Peoples
409 - Ethical Travel
408 - Human Rights: in a time of terror

2007
407 - Corporate responsibility unmasked
406 - Depleted Uranium: The poisoned legacy
405 - Big babies: The dumbing down of politics
404 - Trafficked: For sexual exploitation
403 - Another view: The South takes the pictures
402 - Edible Earth: In search of Permaculture
401 - Darfur: Don't look away
400 - Daring to dream: Inspiration from the majority world
399 - Cotton: The peril and the promise
398 - Inside Iran
397 - Ocean: The state of the world's Ocean

2006
396 - Corruption: can the rot be stopped?
395 - Ethical shopping: a magic bullet to save the world?
394 - Europa!: Resisting corporate design
393 - Advertising overload: See right through ads!
392 - Banks exposed: Would you trust this pig?
391 - Co2nned: Carbon offsets stripped bare
390 - The Venezuelan Revolution
389 - Two decades of change in an African Village
388 - Trade Justice!: Yes, but what is it?
387 - No laughing matter: Cartoonists take issue (on-line soon)
386 - Squatter town: The South's urban explosion

2005
385 - Justice after genocide
384 - I've got a right!: Disability in the Majority World
383 - BINGO!: The Big Charity Bonanza
382 - Nuclear's second wind: Climate solution or illusion?
381 - The Challenge to Violence
380 - Combatting Caste
379 - Out of Africa: A Migrant's Story
378 - Only protect: a photographic celebration of our endangered earth
377 - Street Children: "our lives our words"
376 - State of Fear: The Global Attack on Rights
375 - Upside Down: The United Nations at 60

2004
374 - The Free Trade Game: Who's rigging the rules?
373 - Women's rights: What have men got to do with it?
372 - Judeophobia: The scourge of antisemitism
371 - Mao or never: China's people speak
370 - In the name of GOD: The uses and abuses of religion
369 - Hooked on tobacco
368 - Bite Back!: The return of the co-op
367 - Wars for Africa's Wealth
366 - Life after Communism: West goes East
365 - IMF / World Bank: More World, Less Bank
364 - Equality: Equality's progress

2003
363 - The sugar trap: And the way out
362 - Big Pharma: Making a killing
361 - Pipeline cowboys: Rustling for oil
360 - Reinventing power: People take control
359 - Sounds of dissent: The politics of music
358 - Corporate crime wave
357 - The Big Switch: Climate Change Solutions
356 - Latin America: The Liberation of Latin America
355 - Privatisation: The Great Privatisation Grab
354 - Water: Every drop counts
353 - Peasants' revolt: The politics of food and farming

2002
352 - Get it right! Success stories from around the world
351 - The Other America: Dissent in the super-rogue state
350 - Refugees: The case for open borders
349 - Patents on life
348 - Israel & Palestine: The occupation is killing us all
347 - Inside business: How corporations make the rules
346 - AIDS: Six steps to end the deadly disease
345 - Islam Resistance and reform
344 - West Papua We will be free!
343 - Rush to nowhere: How turbo-capitalism eats time
342 - Another World Is Possible Plus Chronicle of 2001!

2001
341 - Bread & roses: The trade-union revival
340 - Twin Terrors: The world holds its breath
339 - New writing from the South
338 - Global Resistance: we are everywhere
337 - Slavery: The burden of slavery
336 - Narmada dams: do or die
335 - Mired in crude: The end of oil
334 - WTO: Shrink it or sink it
333 - Megalomedia The voice of globalization
332 - Bangladesh/Aid Which way now?
331 - Health hazard Plus Chronicle of 2000!

2000
330 - Globocops: The powerful unplugged
329 - Sustainability: Searching for solutions
328 - Out South: Sexual minorities in the Majority World
327 - Torture: Never forget
326 - Africa United: The Pan-African alternative
325 - Fish: The last gasp
324 - Democracy: Is that it?
323 - Pesticides: Pick your poison
322 - Fair Trade
321 - Life after death in the Andes - Ayacucho
320 - Redesigning the global economy.
320 - special supplement - Chronicle of 1999. Free Tobin Tax Poster

1999
319 - Weather report - trouble ahead
318 - Indonesia - Power of protest
317 - Bananas - The big banana split
316 - Iraq - What United Nations sanctions have done
315 - Education - The great education scandal
314 - Mind games - The rise of corporate propaganda
313 - Green Cities
312 - Debt
311 - Peace & Reconciliation
310 - Poverty
309 - The Radical 20th Century
309 - special supplement - Chronicle of 1998

1998
308 - The Mousetrap - Inside Disney's dream machine
307 - Red and Green - Eco-socialism comes of age
306 - Money
305 - Migration
304 - The cocoa chain
303 - Reproductive Rights
302 - Jeans - The big stitch-up
301 - Facing the music - Cuba's Revolution 40 years on
300 - The body - The world made flesh
299 - Spotlight on Mining
298 - No hiding place - Human rights - a world report
298 - special supplement - Chronicle of 1997

1997
297 - Desert Dawn - War and peace in Western Sahara
296 - Globalization - Peeling back the layers
295 - Trash - Heaps of trouble
294 - Landmines - Trail of terror
293 - Gene Dream
292 - Child Labour - our lives our labour
291 - South Pacific - The last resort
290 - The City - 10 years in the life of a Mumbai slum
289 - Ethics - How are we to live?
288 - Endangered Species - Who's next?
287 - State of the World

1996
286 - Seduced by technology - The human costs of computers
285 - The Poverty of Aid
284 - Sun, wind, earth, air The energy revolution
283 - Field of dreams Life in a refugee settlement
282 - Rush to punishment Criminal justice on trial
281 - Class - Out of the shadows
280 - Burma- A cry for freedom
279 - Join the resistance! - A photographic celebration
278 - Seeds of change - How to build a green economy
277 - Bullets and borders- The nation-state in tatters
276 - Housing and homelessness - Brave new world
275 - In the dock - Power, corruption and lies

1995
274 - Tibet: A cause for courage
273 - Flood of Protest: Leave our rivers alone
272 - Medicine: cure or curse?
271 - Coffee: Spilling the beans
270 - Women: Still something to shout about
269 - Back to the Future: 2025 - how was it for you?
268 - Inside an African Village: Heart and soul - ten years of change
267 - Hunger - In a world of plenty
266 - NOMADS - At the crossroads
265 - SOUTH AFRICA: New dawn, cold light of day
264 - AGEING WITH ATTITUDE
263 - The EAST ASIAN ECONOMIC MIRACLE unmasked

1994
262 - THE UNITED NATIONS: Winds of change
261 - THE ARMS TRADE: Lethal lies
260 - RACE: Unlocking prejudice
259 - FILTHY RICH!: The new robber barons
258 - BEIRUT/LEBANON: Selling the peace
257 - IMF/WORLD BANK: Squeezing the South - 50 years is enough
256 - THE MEDIA: SPIKED! - the stories that don't make the news
255 - NORTHERN IRELAND: The fire and the future
254 - DAILY LIFE IN N.E. BRAZIL: Death without weeping
253 - EAST TIMOR: The silence and the betrayal
252 - PROSTITUTION: Soliciting for change
251 - MEXICO: Through the Tortilla Curtain

1993
250 - HIV/AIDS: Love in a plague of hatred
249 - LIBERTY: Set the concept free
248 - EDUCATION: Back to the drawing board
247 - HISTORY: Myth and memory
246 - MULTINATIONALS: The new globalism
245 - TOURISM: The final brochure
244 - HUMAN RIGHTS: Waking up the world
243 - DEBT: A campaign comic
242 - CAMBODIA: Return to Year Zero
241 - KERALA, INDIA: Paradox in Paradise
240 - GIRLS AND GIRLHOOD: Time we were noticed
239 - HARD WORK: Featuring Sebastiao Salgado photographs

1992
238 - HORROR & HOPE - The Horn of Africa
237 - MAGICAL MYSTERY TOUR - An Investigation of the Paranormal
236 - THE GULF IN FLAMES - The Real Cost of Desert Storm
235 - SEX, LIES AND GLOBAL SURVIVAL - Population
234 - CORAL GARDENS & OCEAN BLUES - Saving the sea
233 - DISABLED LIVES - Difference and Defiance
232 - DEVELOPMENT - A Guide to the Ruins
231 - THE RISE OF JAPAN - Prisoners of Prosperity
230 - GREEN JUSTICE - The South Speaks Out
229 - RUNNING FOR RIGHTS - A 2nd NI Olympics (Human Rights)
228 - CHANGING CHARITY - 50 years of Oxfam
227 - WE'VE ONLY JUST BEGUN - Feminism in the 1990s

1991
226 - HIDDEN HISTORY - Columbus & the Colonial Legacy
225 - RAW FOOD - People, Plants & Politics
224 - THE CRAZY WAR ON DRUGS - The Needle and the Damage Done
223 - THE DISPOSSESSED
222 - ASSAILED BY THE CYCLONE - Responding to Third World Disasters
221 - BANG BANG YOU'RE DEAD - The armed agenda
220 - TAXED TO DEATH - The Great Revenue Robbery
219 - THIRST FOR JUSTICE - The People of the Amazon
218 - STARVE TREK - Comic-book satire
217 - TEST TUBE COUP - Biotech's Global Takeover
216 - AFTER THE STORM - A Journey to the Heart of Vietnam
215 - TARGETS OF TYRANNY - Animal Rights and Wrongs

1990
214 - PINSTRIPES AND POVERTY - Inside the World Bank
213 - WHAT NEXT? Utopia or the End of Ideology
212 - THE SECRET LIFE OF THE APPLE
211 - EAST MEETS WEST/NORTH FORGETS SOUTH
210 - FUNDAMENTALISM - Reaching for Certainty
209 - THE FEAR OF MADNESS - Mental health
208 - BURDEN OF HOPE - Africa in the 1990s
207 - THIRSTY FOR LIFE - The Power of Water
206 - GLOBAL WARMING - How to Turn Down the Heat
205 - THE PHILIPPINES UNDER FIRE
204 - THE POOR STEP UP - Trade Wars
203 - SHOPPING FOR THE PLANET - The Green Consumer

1989
202 - CAPTIVES OF DESIGN - Modern Architecture
201 - PRIDE & PREJUDICE - Homosexuality
200 - 200TH ISSUE - Two Decades in the Life of the World
199 - SUFFERING UNDER DAVID'S STAR - The Palestine/Israel conflict
198 - BREAKING THE GRIP OF CANCER
197 - PERU - State of fear
196 - A HISTORY OF THE WORLD
195 - CAR CHAOS - A world driven crazy by the automobile
194 - SET ME FREE - How to help children
193 - THE GLOBE AT A GLANCE - Wallchart edition
192 - MOZAMBIQUE - The right to survive
191 - SAY WRITE SCREAM - Language lives

1988
190 - MOSCOW CIRCUS - Gorbachev's command performance
189 - DICING WITH DEBT - The Third World dilemma
188 - THE POLITICS OF GREED AND THE PATH BEYOND
187 - BLOW BY BLOW - Accounting for personal violence
186 - BACK FROM THE BRINK - Native peoples and the future
185 - CAN I TAKE YOUR PICTURE - The strange world of photography
184 - TREE OF LIFE - Stop the chainsaw massacre
183 - FROM THE GRASSROOTS - Solving the development puzzle
182 - OUR FUTURE IN THEIR HANDS - Methods & madness in science
181 - LIFE SENTENCE - The politics of housework
180 - WISDOM & WEALTH - The great education hoax
179 - RUNNING FOR RIGHTS - A New Internationalist olympics

1987
178 - NEW YORK - Life in the shadows
177 - LAND - Our earth our home
176 - POPULATION - Families to order
175 - MASCULINITY - The birth of a new man
174 - VISIONS OF FREEDOM - A journey through Pinochet's Chile
173 - MOONLIT MONEY - The shady world of underground work
172 - UNILEVER'S STICKY FINGERS - Inside a multi-national
171 - WHAT IF THE GREENS ACHIEVED POWER? - The politics of ecology
170 - CHANGING THE GUARD - The face of new China
169 - THE POLITICS OF AIDS - A guide to sexual survival
168 - MONEY MAKES THE WORLD GO ROUND - Finance for beginners
167 - EXPORTING ILLUSION - The new imperialism

1986
166 - USEFUL WORK OR USELESS TOIL - The future of human labour
165 - A PILL FOR EVERY ILL - Cashing in on world health
164 - HELP THE PARENT; FREE THE CHILD - A new approach to children's rights
163 - PACIFIC FORCE - Building peace and justice
162 - PATTERNS OF CONTROL - The human shape of technology
161 - FEAR & VIOLENCE - The roots of terrorism
160 - RADICAL LIFESTYLES - You are what you eat; families in communes
159 - RACE AGAINST TIME - Making the new South Africa
158 - GIVE AND TAKE SEX - The politics of pleasure
157 - OUR THROWAWAY WORLD - how affluence causes effluence
156 - SANDINO SUNRISE - A journey through the new Nicaragua
155 - FLAME OF FAITH - Religion, politics & everyday life

1985
154 - BLIND JUSTICE - the creation of criminals
153 - LIVING SOCIALISM - the experiences of the eighties
152 - A TALE OF TWO VILLAGES - of health & drugs, of water & life (Thailand)
151 - WHEN THE NEXT MEAL IS IN DOUBT - How to feed the world
150 - WOMAN TO WOMAN - Part 2 - An introduction to feminism
149 - WOMAN TO WOMAN - Part 1 - A World Report
148 - CAN YOU HELP? - Charity & justice in the Third World
147 - MARKET FORCES - Consumer power in today's world
146 - EVERYTHING UNDER CONTROL - Life in a managed society
145 - BLACK OR WHITE - The origins of racism
144 - YOU ARE THE ARTIST
143 - TOUGH CHOICES FOR TODAY'S YOUTH - Special issue for International Youth Year

1984
142 - VISIONS OF POVERTY VISIONS OF WEALTH - Tourism in the third world
141 - SLOW TRAIN TO PATNA - A Journey, a conversation, community action
140 - DEALING WITH DREAMS - The hidden face of Drugs
139 - SHADOWS OF DOUBT - Why Africa stays poor
138 - GOODBYE TO INNOCENCE - The making of an adult
137 - IT'S A RICH MANS WORLD - How money makes its mark
136 - LOOKING BEYOND VIOLENCE
135 - TRICK OR TREAT - The sticky world of food
134 - ECONOMICS IN SEVEN DAYS - A short-cut through the books
133 - THE BIG CLAMPDOWN - Democracy freedom and the rise of the New Right
132 - MADNESS AND BADNESS - The treatment of mental illness
131 - A SECOND LOOK - Global reporting in a critical light

1983
130 - FORCE OF ARMS - The price of US policy in Central America
129 - DUMPING - The global trade in dangerous products
128 - OUTSIDE THE CIRCLE - The denial of minority rights
127 - JUSTICE IN HEALTH
126 - REACHING THE POOREST - Six rules for real aid
125 - FOOD FIRST - A cartoon voyage of discovery
124 - THIS LAND IS MY LAND part 2 - A new map of the earth (Peters projection)
123 - THIS LAND IS MY LAND part 1 - How we occupy the earth
122 - THE CLASS SYSTEM - Education and the lessons of learning
121 - THE SUICIDE PACT - How to break it
120 - THE RAINS - A report from a village in Burkina Faso
119 - BEHIND THE SCREEN - The tricky world of television

1982
118 - MUM, DAD AND THE KIDS - The Family under fire
117 - GLOBAL TRADE UNIONISM - Light at the end of the tunnel
116 - DISSENT IN INDONESIA
115 - HOW TO GET AHEAD - Bias and the social order
114 - ASSAULT ON THE EARTH - Resources, growth and the environment crisis
113 - THOUGHT, WORD AND DEED - From personal change to social action
112 - HEALTHY AND WISE - The rise of the over-sixties
111 - PLEASE DO NOT SPONSOR THIS CHILD - There are better ways to help
110 - STOP THE BABYMILK PUSHERS... Boycott Nestle now!
109 - THE GARDENS - An unusual account of life in the slums of a Third World city
108 - FEAST, FAMINE AND FARMING - Agribusiness and the control of food
107 - A GLOBAL REPORT IN SIX STORIES - Tahona Silas is innocent

1981
106 - BY THE SWEAT OF THEIR BROWS - Successes in Community Action
105 - SRI LANKA - One of the Third World's poorest and most developed countries
104 - OUT OF THE PICTURE - North-South: The Brandt Report and after
103 - PURE AND SIMPLE - Water and the fight for life
102 - THE CASE AGAINST NUCLEAR ENERGY - Special Cartoon Issue
101 - THE PACIFIC - UNINVITED GUESTS
100 - TODAY'S PRESS... and tomorrow's alternatives
099 - FRUITS OF LABOUR - Politics and revolution in Central America
098 - LIVING IMAGES - The politics of culture
097 - TO BE OR NOT TO BE - Nuclear arms race
096 - WISDOM FROM ABOVE - But do experts help the poor?
095 - THE DISABLING WORLD - International Year of Disabled Persons

1980
094 - TROUBLE IN PARADISE - The real face of the Caribbean
093 - THE CHOSEN FEW - Power, privilege and the social order
092 - TAKEN FOR A RIDE - How transport leaves the poor behind
091 - FOR GOD AND COUNTRY - The Iranian Choice
090 - SISTERHOOD'S SUCCESS - Part 2 - Women and World Development
089 - MORE TO LOSE THAN THEIR CHAINS - Part 1 - Women and World Development
088 - THE RICH, THE POOR AND THE PREGNANT
087 - WHAT ARE WE FIGHTING FOR? - A Special Report on the Future of South Africa
086 - READY, ABLE AND... OUT OF WORK - The employment crisis in the Third World
085 - BRAND NEW WORLD - A new economic order - the gospel according to big business
084 - NEW COLOURS FOR OLD ENEMIES - The origins of the conflict in Indochina
083 - WAITING FOR THE ACTION - The lessons of the '70s, The needs of the '80s

1979
082 - THE FOREIGN AID LINK - Are we really helping the Third World?
081 - GROWING INEQUALITY - Peasants, Landlords and Businessmen
080 - A LITTLE SUCCESS GOES A LONG WAY - The brighter side of development
079 - POPULATION - WHOSE PROBLEM?
078 - POVERTY IN WEALTH - The rich world's poor
077 - AUSTRALIA'S SHAME - The undermining of the Aborigines
076 - CHILDREN'S VOICES - Seventy children talk to about their lives and hopes
075 - FREEDOM TO AND FREEDOM FROM - The two faces of Human Rights
074 - IS THERE LIFE AFTER 65? - Report on apartheid against the elderly
073 - WHAT LAW AND WHOSE ORDER? - A special issue on crime and the state
072 - PEOPLE AND POLITICS
071 - AFRICA 1979 - The way ahead

1978
070 - CHRISTIANITY AND JUSTICE - 'How blest are those who know that they are poor'
069 - A HANDFUL OF TROUBLE - What's happening to our money?
068 - ANSWERING BACK - The questions people ask on world poverty
067 - THE MESSAGE OF ISLAM
066 - CHANGING CHILDHOOD - Cartoon Manifesto for International Year of the Child
065 - THE POWER BALANCE IN LATIN AMERICA
064 - STREETS PAVED WITH GOLD - the lure of the city
063 - DANCING SOUTH TO SOUTH - Technology - of, by and for the Third World
062 - WHOSE FINGER ON THE TRIGGER? - The forces behind the war in Ethiopia
061 - ENERGY NEEDS ENERGY GREED - Preparing for the post-petroleum world
060 - WHERE THE RED FLAG FLIES - The reality of Communism 1978
059 - THE COLOURS OF INJUSTICE - 'Tote dat barge lift dat bale'

1977
058 - THE HAND THAT ROCKS THE CRADLE - Child-Care and Changing Values
057 - THIRD WORLD POWER
056 - WOMEN HOLD UP HALF THE SKY
055 - FOOD FIRST - Beyond the Myth of Scarcity
054 - EDUCATION FOR WHAT?
053 - DISASTERS - Acts of God and Man
052 - POPULATION SPECIAL: Birth-control and wealth control
051 - SWORDS AND PLOUGHSHARES in the global village
050 - PATIENT POWER - Giving Health Back to the People
049 - BANGLADESH REVISITED - Back from the brink?
048 - WHOSE ALTERNATIVE SOCIETY? - Co-operatives and Communes
047 - THE GREATER TERROR: A study in Violence and Social Change

1976
046 - THE LAST FRONTIER - Native peoples' fight for survival
045 - THE POLITICS OF CHARITY - Voluntary Aid and the Third World
044 - WHAT'S NEWS? - A Special Report on Global Media
043 - Part Two of below
042 - HOW CAN THE BASIC NEEDS OF ALL PEOPLE BE MET? - Part One
041 - INDIA'S STATE OF SIEGE - Six hundred million people against the odds
040 - TRASH AND GRAB - The Looting of a small Planet.
039 - IS THE WORLD WORKING? - A special report on work, income and unemployment
038 - THE WORLD IN YOUR SHOPPING BASKET - Trade special
037 - THE FOOTLOOSE PHASE OF CAPITALISM - Volkswagens in Brazil
036 - SOUTHERN AFRICA SPECIAL
035 - WHO'S HELPING WHO? - A radical reassessment of foreign aid

1975
034 - VOICES FROM BEHIND THE SCENES - "I print this magazine"
033 - THIS IS OUR DAILY WORLD
032 - THE CASE FOR THE NEW ECONOMIC ORDER
031 - STERILISATION - Pressure is on the Poor in the Fight Against Overpopulation
030 - LIFELINE TO BANGLADESH - A Special Report on the Troubled Jute Industry
029 - WEAKEST TO THE WATER - An Attack on the Ethics of the Lifeboat
028 - WHO RULES THE WAVES? Special Report on the Shipping Giants
027 - ULSTER - Community Power or Fire Power
026 - PARCHED EARTH AND EMPTY PURSES - Why Half the World Cannot Afford to Eat
025 - KICKING THE BOTTLE - The Baby Foods Campaign Two Years On
024 - THE SCANDAL OF INDIA'S FOOD CRISIS
023 - RULED BY LAND AND MEN - The Village Women of Mysore

1974
022 - AN AFFAIR OF THE WALLET - Rich World's Money and the Poor World's labour
021 - VIETNAM - Out of the American mire
020 - EVERYDAY CHINA - Well, your kids join the boy scouts, don't they?
019 - BEWARE THE DEATH OF IDEALS - Archbishop Camara re-lights the flames
018 - THE LEGACY OF CHE GUEVARA
017 - NEW FLAGS FOR PORTUGUESE AFRICA?
016 - CONSCIENTIZATION - What's it all about?
015 - PEOPLE AND POPULATION - A special issue for World Population Year
014 - THE WAGES OF TIN - Bolivian miners
013 - THE IMMIGRANT DOCTOR
012 - MISGUIDED TOURS - The Holiday Threat to the Third World
011 - THE STUDENT MINISTER - A Profile of Jan Pronk

1973
010 - PRIESTS FOR THE PEOPLE - A Special Report from Latin America
009 - THE POOREST OF THE POOR
008 - OIL POWER - The Story of the First Trade Union of Third World Nations
007 - TWO REIGNS OF TERROR - A Special Report from the World Council of Churches
006 - THE BABY FOOD TRAGEDY
005 - THE TRAFFIC IN TECHNOLOGY
004 - THE SUGAR CONTROVERSY
003 - TANZANIA ISSUE
002 - THE WORLD HEALTH SCANDAL
001 - THE NEW EUROPE & THE THIRD WORLD