New Internationalist

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Arms trade treaty is just a fig leaf

New legislation won’t end arms sales to oppressors, but political will can, says Andrew Smith.

Filed in: Arms England Trade

How the system is failing asylum-seekers

James Nickerson reports on one woman’s desperate plight at Yarl’s Wood detention centre.

Filed in: England Law Refugees

Rein in the tax dodgers!

Christine Allen explains the thinking behind a new NGO-led initiative launched 100 days before the UK general election.

Filed in: Activism England Finance Poverty

Why we need an agrarian renaissance

Co-founder Colin Tudge considers the importance of the Oxford Real Farming Conference.

Filed in: Agriculture England Food Sustainability

Why has our government relaxed the criteria for granting arms exports?

Edward Robinson on how Britain has traded morals for money.

Filed in: Arms England Politics Trade

Power in private hands

Why are we pushing other countries to follow Britain’s example when so many are dying from fuel poverty?

Filed in: Corporations Energy England Politics Poverty

Tony Blair’s deadly legacy reaps Save The Children award

Felicity Arbuthnot is incredulous that a children’s charity can honour a man so closely linked to infanticide.

Filed in: England Iraq NGOs Palestine Politics

Occupy Democracy returns to Parliament Square

Jamie Kelsey Fry looks to the returning Occupy movement as the beginning of the end for corporatocracy.

Filed in: Activism Democracy England Politics

The ‘Smelly Poo Index’ on banking fraud

Fed up with all the scandal, Ian Taplin has devised a unique way of rating the banking baddies.

Filed in: England Finance Politics United States

Britain is all talk and no action on human rights

Andrew Smith deplores the government’s latest attempts to cosy up to Saudi Arabia.

Filed in: Arms England Saudi Arabia Trade

The curious tale of the Frack Master and the activist

Jamie Kelsey-Fry catches a rare balanced debate on shale gas that marks the undoing of one of its greatest US evangelists.

Filed in: Activism Energy England Sustainability United States

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