New Internationalist

Equality

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Women will lose out in Sierra Leone election

Sabrina Mahtani on the push for equal leadership representation, and the question of gender quotas.

Filed in: Democracy Equality Politics Sierra Leone Women

Return of the student army

With a new national demonstration on the horizon Amy Hall is hoping for a renewed, and more persistent, British student movement.

Filed in: Activism Education Equality United Kingdom Youth

The grass is not greener in South Africa

The wealth gap between rich and poor, white and black, is growing in this so-called model African country. Mgcini Nyoni reports.

Filed in: Equality Poverty Race South Africa

The return of Occupy

As activists march in New York, Jamie Kelsey-Fry says Occupy’s message rings truer than ever.

Filed in: Activism Equality United States

Justice and healing in the Philippines

Iris Gonzales speaks to the inspiring Winnie Penaredondo about breaking free from an abusive marriage and coming to fight violence against women.

Filed in: Equality Philippines Women

Olympic scale foul: sexism in football

After the British women’s team beat Cameroon, Xanna Ward-Dixon was horrified by the sexist reaction.

Filed in: Equality Sport United Kingdom

Hong Kong: corporatist utopia, citizen’s nightmare

Squalid cage homes side by side with fat-cat condos, the ‘capital of capitalism’ is a breeding ground for extreme wealth and poverty, says Tom Grundy.

Filed in: China Equality Hong Kong

Can co-operatives crowd out capitalism?

Wayne Ellwood argues that co-ops – democratic, community-focused – offer an egalitarian way out of our current mess.

Filed in: Co-operatives Economics Equality

Casualties of inequality

Luisa Miller from The Spirit Level documentary talks to offender-turned-support-worker Leonie Fox about the effect of poverty on young people.

Filed in: Equality Human Rights Poverty United Kingdom

Support The Spirit Level Film!

Producer/Director Katharine Round explains how you can help bring the message about equality to the screen. 

Filed in: Equality Film

Now is not the time to hate the state

Many Americans are in denial about their dependence on social spending, says Mark Engler.

Filed in: Equality United States Wealth

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