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Why does abuse persist in Romania?

Luke Dale-Harris reports on the ongoing battle to improve the rights of disabled people locked away in secretive Romanian institutions.

Filed in: Disability Romania

Our land, our freedom

Rural communities in Spain are reclaiming their farmland. Pablo Rabasco reports.

Filed in: Land Spain

Who are the Roma people?

To counter some of the recent accusatory news coverage, Philip Brown shares a few facts.

Filed in: Equality Europe Human Rights Minorities United Kingdom

PHOTO ESSAY: For Eritrean migrants, there is more dignity in death

Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod capture the painful goodbyes of the survivors of the recent Lampedusa tragedy and the victims’ families.

Filed in: Eritrea European Union Human Rights Italy Migration

Is peaceful protest a waste of time?

Vanessa Baird ponders the tactics needed to resist austerity. 

Filed in: Activism Politics United Kingdom

Mining interests trump local democracy in Greece

But a wave of social unrest may derail the government’s economic agenda, says Jen Wilton.

Filed in: Activism Greece Mining

Roadblocked for justice

No ifs, no buts, no legal aid cuts – proposed changes are provoking civil disobedience, reports Lydia James.

Filed in: Activism Democracy Politics Poverty United Kingdom

Making migration work in an unfriendly neighbourhood

Michele LeVoy puts forward the case for rethinking migration in Europe to ensure equal rights and dignity for all.

Filed in: Europe Politics Poverty

PODCAST: The Swiss Shuffle and other tax evasion

In the latest Taxcast, Naomi Fowler discusses Swiss tax avoidance and The Netherlands’ bad reputation…

Filed in: China Economics Netherlands Switzerland

Racists, go home

Chris Coltrane is unimpressed with Britain’s Racist Vans.

Filed in: England Migration

Oxford and Cambridge sue in copyright controversy

Why are two of the world’s best universities thwarting poor Indians’ chance of an education? wonders Deepa Gupta.

Filed in: Education England India Law

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