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Is surrogacy a legitimate way out of poverty?

Doctors Nayna Patel and Mohan Rao go head to head.

Filed in: Children India Poverty Women

Ending the oil age

Change is coming. Jess Worth examines whether growing pressure for divestment and disruption can knock Big Oil off its perch.

Filed in: Activism Energy Oil Sustainability

Food poverty is a British problem

Clare Wiley decries the stigma associated with foodbanks in Britain and points to their positive social impacts.

Filed in: Food Poverty United Kingdom

Democracy has come to life in Parliament Square

The farcical police brutality towards Occupy Democracy is a sign the authorities are running scared, argues Hannah Martin.

Filed in: Activism Democracy England Politics

PODCAST: Never mind social welfare, what's corporate welfare costing us?

The latest from the Tax Justice Network, including: replacing the Double Irish tax dodge.

Filed in: Finance Ireland Kenya

Union activity escalates in demand for fair pay

Natasha Turner looks at why public-service workers in Britain have been on the picket lines this week.

Filed in: Activism England Work

Feminism is incompatible with capitalism

Just look at the ongoing struggle for equal pay, says Amit Singh.

Filed in: Equality Feminism Politics

Egypt: amending the penal code, shattering civil society

NGOs, activists, journalists, filmmakers: all should fear the latest state crackdown, writes Chalaine Chang.

Filed in: Egypt Law Politics Society

How did Gandhi win?

Mark Engler and Paul Engler consider the lessons from the Salt March for today’s social movements.

Filed in: Activism India Politics Society

Evo pulls it off, again...

A resounding election win for Bolivia’s indigenous and anti-neoliberalist president. John Crabtree reports.

Filed in: Bolivia Politics

London mums evicted – but not beaten

The fight for housing justice in the capital will continue, says Liam Barrington-Bush.

Filed in: Activism England Housing

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