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Don’t ‘beautify’ Nairobi just for Barack!

In the run-up to Obama’s visit, is Kenya sweeping its poverty under the carpet? Moses Wasamu reports.

Filed in: Kenya Politics United States

Rohingyas in Canada: portraits of life and struggle

Colin Boyd Shafer documents a community’s resilience in the face of adversity.

Filed in: Burma Canada Migration

Government intrusion and the loss of human rights

14 years of fighting the ‘war on terror’ has left us all less secure, says Amit Singh.

Filed in: England Human Rights Law Politics United States

What can Mad Max tell us about water scarcity?

Beulah Devaney finds an unexpected message in the Hollywood blockbuster. 

Filed in: Film United States Water

Prison store rip-offs

Brandon Astor Jones on getting a raw deal from money-driven jails.

Filed in: Human Rights Prisons United States

Why should quacks get to practise on prisoners?

Incompetent doctors should not be allowed to treat us, argues Brendon Astor Jones.

Filed in: Health Prisons United States

Prisons in Georgia are plantations

The old master and slave mentality is alive and kicking, writes Brandon Astor Jones.

Filed in: Prisons Race United States

The day the Monroe Doctrine died?

Stephen Wilkinson analyses the implications of Cuba’s comeback from the political freeze. 

Filed in: Cuba Politics United States

Of friend and foe

Sustained by support from the outside, Brandon Astor Jones faces enemies daily within the prison walls.

Filed in: Prisons Race United States

Ending corporate rule

Can we find a way to loosen big business’s stranglehold on the US? asks Mark Engler.

Filed in: Activism Corporations United States

Help put BP on trial for gross deception!

A detective flashmob at the British Museum will expose Big Oil’s dirty secrets. Chris Garrard invites you to join in.

Filed in: Corporations England Oil United States

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