New Internationalist

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Global protests oppose Vedanta mining company

Protestors used the company’s annual meeting to highlight human and environmental abuses, write Samarendra Das and Miriam Rose.

Filed in: Africa Environment India Mining Pollution Waste

‘It’s a story of corruption, greed and ineptitude’

Nigerian Ken Henshaw is fighting his government’s calamitous energy privatization. Jess Worth meets him.

Filed in: Africa Nigeria

Migrant dreams clash with European reality

Those risking their lives migrating to Europe should know what life there is like, Mamadou Dia tells David Hewitt.

Filed in: Africa Spain

Don’t ‘beautify’ Nairobi just for Barack!

In the run-up to Obama’s visit, is Kenya sweeping its poverty under the carpet? Moses Wasamu reports.

Filed in: Kenya Politics United States

A heart that never dies: Swaziland’s democratic struggle

A new documentary tells the story of the fight for social justice in the sub-Saharan country, writes Peter Kenworthy.

Filed in: Africa Swaziland

Egypt’s war on terror

Following a spate of attacks, the government’s crackdown on terrorism seems more destabilizing than ever, reports Chalaine Chang.

Filed in: Egypt

Shack dwellers take on the state in South Africa

Saranel Benjamin reports on efforts to prevent illegal evictions and educate people on their rights.

Filed in: Land South Africa

The anti-gay gospel

How foreign funds amplify hate in Uganda, by Patience Akumu.

Filed in: Gay Rights Religion Uganda

Gay rights group secures legal victory in Kenya

But the court’s decision has angered opponents to LGBT rights, as Moses Wasamu reports.

Filed in: Gay Rights Kenya Law

A political verdict

As former president Morsi is given the death penalty, Chalaine Chang considers what justice looks like in Egypt.

Filed in: Egypt Law Politics

Is Africa’s ‘resource nationalism’ just big business as usual?

John Childs argues that the rhetoric is just a cover for a bias towards the interests of neo-liberal, foreign investment.

Filed in: Africa Congo, Democratic Republic of Oil

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