New Internationalist

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PHOTO ESSAY: For Eritrean migrants, there is more dignity in death

Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod capture the painful goodbyes of the survivors of the recent Lampedusa tragedy and the victims’ families.

Filed in: Eritrea, European Union, Human Rights, Italy and Migration

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Mining interests trump local democracy in Greece

But a wave of social unrest may derail the government’s economic agenda, says Jen Wilton.

Filed in: Activism, Greece and Mining

The girls are back in town

How South Korea sorted out its sex ratio.

Filed in: Korea, South, Society and Women

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'Wind turbine syndrome' can be prevented by the wonder drug called money

Farm hosts tell a very different story to wind farm naysayers, says Simon Chapman.

Filed in: Australia, Climate Change, Energy and Environment

Thanks to British banks, coal is king in Indonesian Borneo

Local villages are being evicted while the City of London and mining companies binge on fossil fuels. Alex Scrivener reports.

Filed in: Energy, Environment, Forests, Indonesia and Mining

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Asylum denied to teenager at risk of FGM

Why is Britain threatening to send a Nigerian girl back home to face female genital mutilation? asks Mischa Wilmers.

Filed in: England, Human Rights, Nigeria and Women

Girls not allowed

Vanessa Baird reports on the scandal of sex selection and what it is doing to women - and the world.

Filed in: China, India and Women

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‘To my dear mother’: living with dementia

Noreen Sadik bears witness to the terrible decline of a loved one with Alzheimer’s.

Filed in: Ageing and Mental Health

How Somalia's coastal communities called time on the pirates

Diaspora uncles and ‘fathers against pirates’ were as decisive as the frigates in ending the piracy scourge. Jamal Osman speaks to Hazel Healy.

Filed in: Society, Somalia and Trade

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Syrian child labourers exploited in Jordan and Lebanon

Thousands of refugee children are breaking off their education to work long hours in unsafe, poorly paid jobs reports Sophie Cousins.

Filed in: Web exclusives

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Seafarers in the firing line

Shipwrecks and piracy are just two in a long list of problems facing sailors in a cut-throat shipping industry, reports Olivia Swift.

Filed in: Globalization, Trade and Transport

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