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Global Goals vs TTIP: trading human rights for profit

Three million concerned Europeans signed a petition against a controversial new trade deal that will undermine human rights, explains Mark Dearn.

Filed in: Economics Human Rights

A just, sustainable and democratized energy is on its way

Lisa Nandy’s vision of energy democracy isn’t idealism, argues Sakina Sheikh.

Filed in: Climate Change Democracy Energy

A Mars bar from Tommy Chocolate

How is money – and debt – created? The answer, says Peter Stalker, may surprise you.

Filed in: Economics Finance Trade

Minorities report

Burma’s elections this November will be closely contested - but will the country’s ethnic minorities finally be heard? Tina Burrett reports.

Filed in: Burma Politics

Saudi appointment to UN human rights panel is a farce

Felicity Arbuthnot considers a spectacular new low for the United Nations.

Filed in: Human Rights Saudi Arabia UN

The UN sustainable development goals miss the point

It’s all about power, argues Nick Dearden.

Filed in: Development (Aid) Poverty UN

So, just who is Jeremy Corbyn?

Britain’s new Labour leader is already rocking the politics boat. Hazel Healy explains his appeal.

Filed in: Politics United Kingdom

A different kind of politics, respected and revered

On a visit to Ghana, Alexi Demetriadi finds inspiration for a new politics in Britain. 

Filed in: Ghana Politics

The right not to sing the national anthem

The integrity of individuals should not be questioned if they do not sing the national anthem, argues Chris Brazier.

Filed in: Democracy Politics Religion United Kingdom

Three major hurdles that could make or break Jeremy Corbyn

Britain’s new Labour Party leader has three challenges as he takes the reins, writes Paul Donovan.

Filed in: Democracy Politics United Kingdom

Environmentalists 1, Dutch Government 0

Beulah Devaney looks at the legal implications of a landmark case in the Netherlands.

Filed in: Climate Change Law Netherlands Politics

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