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The big Serbian information shutdown

Repression, self-censorship and the state funding of media have silenced Serbian journalists critical of the government, writes Alexia Kalaitzi.

Filed in: Media Politics

Injecting healthcare into Nairobi’s slums

Phoebe Shiu argues for public immunization programmes to become a top health priority.

Filed in: Health Kenya Poverty

Trading blows

Thomas Mc Donagh on the trade treaties that will land a knock-out punch on any dreams of sustainable development.  

Filed in: Trade

Colombia’s smiley face hides torture and repression

Those who trade with Colombia should look at the plight of its political prisoners, writes Hannah Matthews.

Filed in: Colombia Human Rights Prisons Trade

Bring down the duke and bring up the collective

A dynamic group of cash-strapped US students have come up with a novel way to make ends meet, says George Lavender.

Filed in: Finance United States

Will Argentina go into default on Monday?

The US supreme court’s decision to back vulture funds could damage all indebted economies. Vanessa Baird reports.

Filed in: Argentina Finance

Power to the people

How access to energy is key to fighting global poverty. Iris Gonzales reports. 

Filed in: Energy Poverty

Who should I cheer for?

It’s a goal! The country that deserves to win the World Cup may not be the one you’d expect, says Effie Jordan.

Filed in: Brazil Poverty

No more austerity!

The fight against cuts gears up for a summer of resistance. Vanessa Baird reports from London.

Filed in: Poverty United Kingdom

Doorways - stories from the street

Excluded in life as in death, this is the reality of homelessness. Bekki Perriman documents it from the inside.

Filed in: Housing Poverty United Kingdom

'Tiananmen Square is being cleansed with blood'

For Lars Laamann the horror of that night lives on after 25 years.

Filed in: Activism China

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