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Repenting Homophobia

Symon Hill, author of the No-Nonsense Guide to Religion, will walk from Birmingham to London this summer, speaking along the way, in repentance for his former homophobic stance.…

  • Wed Apr 6 10:44:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

Eating Endangered Animals

‘The problem of the illegal trade in endangered species – such as the consumption of bushmeat (typically primates) in war-torn countries, sushi restaurants serving whale meat, and the sale of endangered species parts in markets all over the world – have been highlighted in recent years.’ …

  • Tue Apr 5 04:54:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

The No-Nonsense Guide to Globalization

And the rich aren’t going to like it.…

  • Mon Mar 14 06:01:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

The No-Nonsense Guide to Women's Rights

It is no longer acceptable to live in a world where young girls are taken out of school and forced into early marriage, where women’s employment opportunities are limited, and where the threat of gender-based violence is a daily reality — at home, in the street, at school and at work. -Michele Bachelet, Head of UN Women…

  • Mon Mar 7 07:48:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

A Week Excuse: Why Climate Week is a cover-up for the climate bullies

We can overcome these barriers and shift to a safer, fairer way of doing things – but only if everyone who cares about this stuff starts working together to challenge the power of corporations and promote genuine alternatives.…

  • Thu Mar 3 10:27:00 2011
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The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Finance

Risk-taking is after all what you would expect from entrepreneurs, many of whom have not just made huge fortunes but also lost them in spectacular bankruptcies…

  • Mon Feb 21 07:25:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

The No-Nonsense Guide to Democracy

'What is glimpsed at such times is a sense of what democracy could be: a notion of radical self-rule.'…

  • Mon Feb 14 05:41:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

The No-Nonsense Guide to Fair Trade

The really quite extraordinary growth of fair trade has not, of course, come without pain…

  • Mon Feb 7 05:56:00 2011
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The No-Nonsense Guide to Human Rights

'Given the 1 billion hungry people in the world today and the need to increase global food production by 50% by 2050 under increasingly challenging conditions, you don’t have to be a greenie to lose sleep over climate change.'…

  • Mon Jan 31 04:53:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

The No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media

Peter Steven explores the diversity of world media in the No-Nonsense Guide to Global Media and in this blog introduces a media phenomenon in Africa…

  • Wed Jan 26 07:23:00 2011
  • Rank: 100


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