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The Western way isn’t always the best way

Development – when forced onto poor countries – is a dangerous concept, argues Amit Singh.…

  • Wed Sep 10 04:33:00 2014
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Stop the gold rush!

Our appetite for the shiny metal is both pointless and dangerous, argues Richard Swift.…

  • Mon Sep 1 05:55:00 2014
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The price of gold

Critic of the Canadian mining industry, Alain Deneault, talks to Richard Swift about the destructive nature of this sector.…

  • Mon Aug 18 09:42:00 2014
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Welcome to the Philippines, welcome to coal country

The power outages caused by Typhoon Rammasun highlight a precarious, and dirty, energy situation, says Iris Gonzales.…

  • Tue Jul 22 04:53:00 2014
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Is teaching English in poor countries a misguided form of philanthropy?

Such ‘aid’ will only ever lift a few out of poverty, argues Dan Falvey.…

  • Wed Jul 9 09:53:00 2014
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Of book thieves and bribery

Hannah Garrard reports from Monrovia on a crisis in Liberia’s education system.…

  • Wed Jun 18 06:41:00 2014
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With over 30 years of publishing under its belt, and more than 55,000 subscribers worldwide, the *New Internationalist* is renowned for its radical, campaigning stance on a range of world issues, from the cynical marketing of babymilk in the Majority World to human rights in Burma.…

  • Sun Apr 30 12:56:00 2006
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Wish you weren’t here: transnationals on their tax holidays

Sierra Leone is a prime destination for big businesses wanting to avoid paying tax, says Joseph Stead.…

  • Tue Apr 15 07:03:00 2014
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Krey vs Rio Tinto: a community struggle against coal expansion

Amy Hall writes about a David and Goliath battle where an Australian village is taking on a mining giant…

  • Tue Apr 1 06:02:00 2014
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Hooked on commodities

Natural resource wealth isn't always a blessing…

  • Sat Mar 1 09:11:00 2014
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