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Social change is written in the streets

Fifty years ago the Civil Rights Act was passed into law in the US…

  • Tue Jul 1 12:04:00 2014
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Fighting sexism – 30 years on

Once a flight attendant, now an activist-writer, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reflects on feminist tactics.…

  • Mon Jun 23 07:14:00 2014
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Netty Musanhu: taking on gender-based violence in Zimbabwe

The director of women’s rights organization Musasa talks to Lydia James about laws, community action and political unrest.…

  • Thu Jun 19 08:39:00 2014
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‘Either I go home – or I go in a plastic bag’

Repressive tactics by the Israeli Prison Service are increasing as Palestinian political prisoners mark day 45 of their hunger strike.…

  • Sat Jun 7 15:12:00 2014
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No candle-lit vigils for raped and murdered girls

Mari Marcel Thekaekera blames caste prejudice for a lack of outrage in India.…

  • Fri Jun 6 09:42:00 2014
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Too many children, too few choices

Victoria Wormersley highlights Ugandan women’s lack of control over their reproductive lives.…

  • Fri May 23 10:26:00 2014
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‘A peaceful, constructive riot’: how prison theatre is changing policy in Lebanon

Janey Stephenson meets those at centre stage of an artistic revolution.…

  • Thu May 8 04:36:00 2014
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I don’t want to play God – even when it comes to rapists and child killers

A botched execution in the US gets Mari Marcel Thekaekara thinking about the clamour for capital punishment in India today.…

  • Tue May 6 09:31:00 2014
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Why Angelique Kidjo can't abide world music

Louise Gray speaks to the Grammy award-winning singer from Benin who refuses to be 'put into a little box.'…

  • Tue Apr 1 11:35:00 2014
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Would Saul Alinsky break his own rules?

Mark and Paul Engler consider the old divide between ‘movements’ and ‘organizations’.…

  • Fri Apr 11 04:18:00 2014
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