New Internationalist

Activism

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Mining interests trump local democracy in Greece

But a wave of social unrest may derail the government’s economic agenda, says Jen Wilton.

Filed in: Activism Greece Mining

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

Burma's bloodthirsty monks

Brennan O’Connor meets the activists who are challenging a violent Buddhist minority intent on persecuting Muslims.

Filed in: Activism Burma Religion Violence

Two concerts, one Kashmir, no peace

Uzma Falak on a day of music, protest and death in the besieged Valley.

Filed in: Activism Kashmir Music

Egypt, the unravelling

Fighting hate with hate is not the answer, says Yahia Lababidi. How Egypt responds will determine what Egypt becomes.

Filed in: Activism Egypt Military Politics Violence

Emmanuel Jal: ‘Our freedom fighters have become dictators’

The musician, activist and former child soldier gives a sombre assessment of life in South Sudan two years after independence.

Filed in: Activism Music Politics Sudan

Reclaim the Power: time to kick some corporate gas

Coal is over and the fight for power in the public interest is happening now, says Danielle Paffard, so come and join in.

Filed in: Activism Energy England Sustainability

Between protester and clicktivist there is a middle ground

Ruth Stokes on why activists need to play to their strengths to effect change.

Filed in: Activism

Mobilize, organize – but also scrutinize

Marek Tuszynski on why effective activism is often all about investigation.

Filed in: Activism Technology

The Church of Stop Shopping: coming to a bank near you

As he tours Britain with his message of radical change, now is the chance to catch Reverend Billy, says Jamie Kelsey-Fry.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Politics United Kingdom

‘The Ethiopian people can no longer be passive’

Opposition leader Negasso Gidada talks to Edward McKenna about his hopes for his country’s nascent pro-democracy movement.

Filed in: Activism Ethiopia Human Rights Politics

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