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‘Either I go home – or I go in a plastic bag’

Repressive tactics by the Israeli Prison Service are increasing as Palestinian political prisoners mark day 45 of their hunger strike.

Filed in: Human Rights Israel Palestine Prisons

No candle-lit vigils for raped and murdered girls

Mari Marcel Thekaekera blames caste prejudice for a lack of outrage in India.

Filed in: India Women

Sudan’s commitment to freedom is a joke

Human rights abuses, such as the case of Meriam Ibrahim, keep piling up, says Nahla Mahmoud.

Filed in: Human Rights Law Religion Sudan

Spinning gold: the ‘happy’ story of Canadian mining

What world are Goldcorp’s shareholders living in, wonders Emilie Teresa Smith as she sits in on their AGM.

Filed in: Canada Guatemala Mining

'Tiananmen Square is being cleansed with blood'

For Lars Laamann the horror of that night lives on after 25 years.

Filed in: Activism China

Britain’s next big environmental battle

Hannah Mowat reveals how developers are using offsetting to bypass environmental planning restrictions.

Filed in: England Environment Sustainability

Xiaolu: 'If you can't sell in China you are nothing'

The award-winning novelist and film director tells Graeme Green about growing up in rural China, freedom, censorship and loneliness.

Filed in: China Film

Big Tobacco takes a tumble in Senegal

Stephen Cockburn reports on how Dakar defied lobbyists to enact tough new anti-smoking legislation.

Filed in: Senegal

Hobson’s choice for Egyptian voters

A public holiday wasn’t enough to convince many to vote, but why would it when Sisi is bound to win? asks Adam Ramsey.

Filed in: Egypt

Indian orphans sexually abused by western paedophile ring

Will a convicted British paedophile escape trial in Goa? Mari Marcel Thakaekara on a case that is infuriating local people.

Filed in: India

Palestinians are doubted and disrespected, even in death

Israeli officials accuse demonstrators of ‘forging’ the deaths of two teenage boys, writes Noreen Sadik.

Filed in: Israel Military Palestine Youth

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