New Internationalist

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Afghanistan: time to move on?

Ewa Jasiewicz wonders what the US troops will be leaving behind.

Filed in: Afghanistan, Conflict and United States

Mauritania

Mauritania, slavery hotspot

Katie Harris explains why this desert nation has the world’s highest rates of slavery and outlines moves for change.

Filed in: Human Rights, Mauritania and Minorities

Cellphone justice for sterilized women

Survivors of forced sterilization in Peru are using mobile phones to speak out.

Filed in: Peru, Technology and Women

Tax haven stand-off

As representatives from Britain’s Overseas Territories gather for a summit in London, campaigners are calling on these tax havens to clean up their act.

Filed in: England and Finance

Challenge to Walmart

Alex Wood on the protests planned by the company’s beleaguered workers for 29 November - Black Friday, the busiest shopping day of the year.

Filed in: Activism, United States and Work

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Sinking homeland

Amy Hall reports on a man’s battle to become the world’s first climate-change refugee.

Filed in: Climate Change

Our land, our freedom

Rural communities in Spain are reclaiming their farmland. Pablo Rabasco reports.

Filed in: Land and Spain

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Crude triumphalism in Sri Lanka

On the eve of the Commonwealth summit in Colombo, Lewis Garland reports on the insidious disempowerment of the country’s Tamil community.

Filed in: Minorities, Politics and Sri Lanka

What kind of peace?

The legacy of Oslo has left Palestinians distinctly underwhelmed by the current peace talks. Ella David reports.

Filed in: Israel, Palestine and Peace

Rise of the killer robots!

Nathalie Olah reports on the alarming development of autonomous weapons.

Filed in: Military

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Chile's 9/11

A date now inextricably linked with the US has another meaning entirely for those who suffered under Pinochet’s dictatorship, writes David Ransom.

Filed in: Chile

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