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‘We need to be the face of Ukraine’

Three Ukrainians living in Britain respond to recent events in their homeland.

Filed in: Activism Politics Russia Ukraine Violence

Emotion overwhelms reason in Ukraine

Victor Sonkin explains how the background to the current crisis makes its resolution so difficult.

Filed in: Politics Russia Ukraine

The Sochi struggle for LGBTI rights

Adam Long reports on the global fight against homophobia, and looks to Holland’s past for inspiration.

Filed in: Gay Rights Russia

East or West? Battle lines clear in struggle for Ukraine's future

Does the country’s future include assistance from Russia, or from the EU? asks Maxine David.

Filed in: Activism Ukraine

Britain’s immigration debate stoked for political advantage

The tabloid hysteria ignores historical, social and cultural imperatives, says Horatio Morpurgo

Filed in: Bulgaria European Union Migration Romania

The Arctic 30: from activism to imprisonment

Lydia James writes on the struggle for liberty for the Greenpeace climate defenders.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Energy Environment Oil Russia

Bosnia: small victories in a place on the edge

Nick Micinski warns of an unstable future as communities try and build inter-ethnic relationships in the face of poverty and tension.

Filed in: Activism Bosnia-Herzegovina Children Human Rights Society War and Peace

Orange squash: foul play in Ukraine

Tina Burrett fears the 28 October elections will be neither free or fair.

Filed in: Ukraine

The rise of the Great Shah in Russia?

Strange titles abound as leaders of autonomous Russian republics are told they can no longer be called ‘president.’ Maxim Edwards reports…

Filed in: Russia

Illegal detention of Somalis in Ukraine continues

Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod report on the ongoing nightmare for 81 asylum seekers. 

Filed in: Human Rights Refugees Somalia Ukraine

BRICS challenge dollar hegemony

Brazil, Russia, India, China and South Africa team up to resist Western financial domination, reports Lasanda Kurukulasuriya.

Filed in: Brazil China Finance India Iran Russia South Africa United States World Bank

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