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Protecting girls ahead of the FGM ‘cutting season’

As school holidays approach, a group of Oxfordshire residents are working to raise awareness of the threat of female genital mutilation.…

  • Thu Jun 27 07:06:00 2013
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Fracked-off farmers unite with activists

The endorsement of the agricultural lobby could provoke a mass movement against fracking in Ireland and Northern Ireland, writes Adam McGibbon.…

  • Mon Jun 24 10:29:00 2013
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Foodbanks cannot solve poverty

And they mark a dangerous regression from food-as-right to food-as-charity, argues Tom Belger.…

  • Thu May 9 03:54:00 2013
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Why I won’t be boycotting Primark

After the factory deaths in Bangladesh, Ilana Winterstein says consumer pressure is what's needed to make brands listen to workers.…

  • Fri May 3 04:36:00 2013
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Digital Revolutions - The record-breaking petition

Digital Revolutions extras: Online petitions may be more useful in drawing attention to reality than they may be in bringing about a specific change.…

  • Mon Apr 22 10:48:00 2013
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Argument: Should prostitution be legalized?

Human rights lawyer Dianne Post and writer and filmmaker Bishakha Datta go head-to-head.…

  • Mon Apr 1 11:43:00 2013
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Craftivist: ‘I’m a piece’ of fighting for justice

Rin Simpson says the success of the #imapiece hunger campaign rekindled her drive for activism.…

  • Tue Mar 5 11:33:00 2013
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Another shocking rape attack in India

Mari Marcel Thekaekara calls for better policing after the recent attack on a young woman in Delhi.…

  • Thu Dec 20 09:59:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Boycott Facebook for a day

Symon Hill won’t be ‘liking’ anything on 1 December because of the social network’s shady tax affairs.…

  • Fri Nov 30 10:33:00 2012
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Filipino law is ‘cyber authoritarianism’

Iris Gonzales on the Cybercrime Prevention Act and why critics say it is an affront to civil liberties.…

  • Fri Nov 2 05:39:00 2012
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