New Internationalist

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Can the Lewisham campaign save the NHS?

Jessica Ormerod warns that the Regime for Unsustainable Providers could be coming soon to a hospital near you.

Filed in: Activism Health Politics United Kingdom

Social media’s role in Turkey’s dissent

The spark was a park, but the flame was fanned by the web, says Karin Alexander.

Filed in: Activism Technology Turkey

Rio communities unite in protest

Rival neighbourhoods have been united by demand for basic services ahead of the 2014 World Cup. Kate Steiker-Ginzberg reports.

Filed in: Activism Brazil Politics Society Sport

Egypt: what happened to democracy, freedom, stability?

Adam Ramsey considers the implications of the protests against Mohamed Morsi a year into his presidency.

Filed in: Activism Egypt Politics

Eritrean disapora dials freedom with 'robocall'

Rizwan Syed reports on how the mass automated calls that marketeers use to torment us are put to good use - sending messages of solidarity.

Filed in: Activism Eritrea Technology

PODCAST: No Dash for Fracking Gas

Climate Radio looks at the battle for Britain’s energy future: the government and energy lobby vs. campaigners and official climate advisers.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Energy Environment Poverty Society United Kingdom

Fracked-off farmers unite with activists

The endorsement of the agricultural lobby could provoke a mass movement against fracking in Ireland and Northern Ireland, writes Adam McGibbon.

Filed in: Activism Agriculture Environment Ireland Northern Ireland Politics

Stuff your austerity! We want something different

Is this the turning point, when British people find the courage, power and unity to say ‘no’? Vanessa Baird on the People’s Assembly.

Filed in: Activism Politics Trade Unions United Kingdom

The People’s Assembly unpicked

Amy Hall is enthused but unclear as to next steps after an Assembly that was more lively conference than a forum to spark radical action.

Filed in: Activism Politics United Kingdom

G8 protest shows need for community focused resistance

After demonstrating in Northern Ireland, Jamie Gorman argues that, at a time of flux for social movements, it’s time to ditch the dogma.

Filed in: Activism Environment Politics

G8 mobilizations need solidarity, not stage management

Jamie Gorman was inspired by Belfast’s Big March for a Fairer World, but unimpressed by the image control of the If campaign rally.

Filed in: Activism Environment Hunger Northern Ireland Politics

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