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'At home in this universe': Alice Walker in her own words

The award-winning author, poet and activist considers herself above all a daughter of the Earth, as she explains to Frank Barat.…

  • Wed Aug 22 04:23:00 2012
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Before and after: the site of Brazil’s Belo Monte dam

Fernando de Cunha explains why locals have spent the last 20 years fighting the construction of the world’s third largest hydroelectric project.…

  • Tue Aug 7 11:00:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Once contacted, never conquered: heroes of the Amazon

A journalist, an expedition and the Arrow People add up to a life-changing read for David Hill.…

  • Wed Jul 11 07:17:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Barclays wins ‘shame’ award

Barclays gets the recognition it deserves for making millions from speculating on food prices.…

  • Mon Jan 30 06:09:00 2012
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Banking on hunger: shame on you, Barclays!

Vote now to register your anger at the bank’s aggressive expansion into food speculation.…

  • Sun Jan 22 07:28:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

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  • Fri Jan 13 03:00:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Chevron found guilty in Ecuador… again

But it won’t be long before they come up with another excuse, says Mike G from the Rainforest Action Network.…

  • Thu Jan 5 05:45:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Peru's dam busters

Vanessa Baird discovers why the Asháninka people of the River Ene are taking a hard line against dam builders – and others.…

  • Sat Oct 1 05:48:00 2011
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Podcast: Vanessa Baird on nature's defenders

An interview with Vanessa Baird, author of our October issue's main feature on the indigenous peoples resisting environmentally damaging projects in South America and across the globe.…

  • Fri Sep 30 09:37:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

A reckless depiction of tribal life

A series aired on the BBC has been accused of faking scenes to portray an Amazonian tribe as ‘sex obsessed savages.’ This is racist and dangerous, argues Stephen Corry.…

  • Fri Aug 5 11:39:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

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