New Internationalist

England

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Who's messing with Hebden Bridge's vital flood barrier?

Emma Fordham tells a dark tale of millionaires, ministers and a blanket bog, in the murky world of Walshaw Moor.

Filed in: England Environment

The truth behind Britain’s incredible shrinking economy

Michael Burke explains why the UK’s budget deficit is rising, not falling.

Filed in: Economics England Finance

Soldiers, security and sleeping in sheds – London's Olympic reality

Tim Gee, erstwhile resident of east London, on the unpalatable truth.

Filed in: England Sport

Protest changes politics more than politicians do

Recent council elections in Britain confirmed not just the national swing against the Conservatives, but also the power of protest, says Tim Gee.

Filed in: Activism England Politics

The NHS carve-up has begun

Dissenting voices are being silenced as Virgin Care wins a £500 million contract to provide community services across Surrey.

Filed in: England Health

Occupy the Marsh

Last-minute land-grab by London Olympics.

Filed in: Activism England

The battle to save the NHS is not over!

The Bill has become the Act, but we must still fight it at every step, says Alan Hughes. So get involved before it’s too late.

Filed in: Activism England Health Human Rights

F**k off Boris!

Alan Hughes can’t believe the nerve of the London Mayor, who’s trying to dupe people into cleaning up the capital ahead of the Olympics.

Filed in: England Sport Tourism

Occupy 2.0 cannot be evicted

On the day St Paul’s protesters are refused permission to appeal against eviction, Jamie Kelsey-Fry says it will not affect the movement’s momentum.

Filed in: Activism Corporations Democracy England Equality Finance Human Rights Social Change Wealth

Our response to the riots is knee-jerk and oppressive

This post-riot crackdown is irrational and driven by fear, says Jody McIntyre.

Filed in: Activism Democracy England Law

To England, with sympathy and concern

In the wake of the riots, Indian writer and activist Mari Marcel Thekaekara on both the stark differences and worrying similarities to the situation on the subcontinent.

Filed in: Activism England India Poverty

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