New Internationalist

Poverty

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The wrong kind of solidarity

If you erase power and class, you are left with a cosmopolitan elite lecturing on ‘global society’ to people suffering poverty at home, warns Nick Dearden.

Filed in: Colonialism Development (Aid) Globalization NGOs Poverty

Why the problem of Bangladesh isn't solved yet

The people who make our clothes are economic prisoners, says Anna McMullen of Labour Behind the Label.

Filed in: Bangladesh Economics Poverty Work

As the cuts bite, why bother with the global South?

Jonathan Glennie opens our Internationalists series, calling on rich nations to reject nagging stinginess and embrace radical redistribution across borders.

Filed in: Development (Aid) Equality Politics Poverty

Stuck in the middle

Kim Bryan reports on migrants trapped in limbo in the Spanish fortress of Ceuta.

Filed in: Human Rights Migration Politics Poverty Refugees

Righting the wrongs of life on the street

We need to serve the needs of marginalized children and invest in their future, says Ellis Tsang.

Filed in: Children Human Rights Poverty

Britain's bedroom tax shame

Patrick Thompson says that the coalition government is denying vulnerable groups a basic human right.

Filed in: Disability Housing Human Rights Politics Poverty

The world is looking at caste discrimination, finally

The recent EU vote gives hope that the human rights of Dalit groups will no longer be ignored, says Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

Filed in: India Poverty

Haiti on camera: photojournalism or poverty porn?

Upset by images which invade people’s lives, Sokari Ekine considers the alternatives.

Filed in: Haiti Media Poverty

Moving beyond the Millennium Development Goals

Sarah Edwards on why the new framework for international development could be a lost opportunity to tackle inequality.

Filed in: Equality Poverty

Roadblocked for justice

No ifs, no buts, no legal aid cuts – proposed changes are provoking civil disobedience, reports Lydia James.

Filed in: Activism Democracy Politics Poverty United Kingdom

Making migration work in an unfriendly neighbourhood

Michele LeVoy puts forward the case for rethinking migration in Europe to ensure equal rights and dignity for all.

Filed in: Europe Politics Poverty

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