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Is it time to junk the UN Security Council?

Lecturer and writer Phil Leech and researcher Richard Gowan go head to head.

Filed in: Politics

Country Profile: Central African Republic

The UN says it is at risk of descending into complete chaos. Ruby Diamonde provides an overview of a country in crisis.

Filed in: Central African Republic Economics Politics Society

Why success should be measured in chocolate-chip muffins

Chris Coltrane reflects on food banks, GDP and austerity.

Filed in: Economics Politics

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 Sri Lanka

The Thai protest parody

Cod Satrusayang believes that opposing demonstrators should unite against incompetent leaders instead of fighting each other.

Filed in: Activism Thailand

Forget Flowers: it’s time to save our bank

The Co-op Bank has a proud past; as bondholders prepare to vote on a rescue package, Ryan Brightwell looks at the campaign to make sure it has an ethical future.

Filed in: Activism Economics England Finance

Has this been the decade of gay rights in Britain?

From Section 28 to equal marriage, legal gains have been achieved but there is still work to be done, says Adam Long.

Filed in: Equality Gay Rights Politics

Quick, get on eBay - nature's for sale!

Hannah Griffiths invites bids as the World Forum on Natural Capital in Edinburgh plans to sell off the environment.

Filed in: Corporations Energy Environment Privatization

PODCAST: Super Typhoon Yolanda versus Warsaw climate talks

Phil England hosts a special edition of Climate Radio that asks if negotiators in Warsaw will finally step up for the planet?

Filed in: Climate Change Politics

Brazil is on the edge of an 'internationalism revolution'

As the country continues to rise as a global power, encouraging younger generations to embrace an internationalist perspective is crucial, says Adriana De Queiroz.

Filed in: Brazil Democracy Globalization Politics

VIDEO: Taking on the climate change sceptics

Richard Roaf and Danny Chivers debunk five common misconceptions in 3 and a half minutes…

Filed in: Climate Change Politics

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