New Internationalist

Human Rights

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Why are we locking up migrants?

Detaining foreigners is costly, inhumane and on the rise. Time to turn the tide back, says Hazel Healy.

Filed in: Human Rights Migration

Darcus Howe: ‘All I want to do is mobilize the people to stand up for their rights’

The Black Panther-turned-broadcaster and writer talks to Subi Shah about his past struggles and future dreams.

Filed in: Caribbean England Human Rights Trinidad and Tobago

‘The blood of Ethiopians cries out for justice’

The recent Saudi clampdown on migrant workers has brought campaigners onto the streets. Chris Matthews was with some of them in London.

Filed in: Ethiopia Human Rights Migration Saudi Arabia Work

What about the rights of undocumented migrant children?

The EU must stop prioritizing immigration control over this vulnerable group, says Michele LeVoy.

Filed in: Europe Human Rights Migration Youth

‘My father is my inspiration’

The family of a murdered human rights defender in the DRC talks to Sian Griffiths about the legacy of Pascal Kabungulu.

Filed in: Activism Congo, Democratic Republic of Human Rights Women

The struggle continues, 18 years after the death of Ken Saro-Wiwa

Shell has left Ogoniland but the promised clean-up never came, reports Celestine Akpobari.

Filed in: Activism Corporations Environment Human Rights Nigeria Oil Pollution

‘I was at the dentist, your honour’

Members of Peru’s armed forces have still not been brought to justice for the atrocities they committed during the country’s civil war, reports Vanessa Baird.

Filed in: Human Rights Peru

‘The olive tree is the foundation of the home’

This humble tree is a symbol of Palestinian steadfastness and resistance, says Matthew Vickery.

Filed in: Human Rights Israel Palestine

Beyond maps, beyond nations

Nitasha Kaul argues that the problems of humanity are international, and that our response should be, too.

Filed in: Human Rights Society

Human rights hang in the balance in Pakistan

Malala’s struggle is one of many in a country severely affected by violence, writes Sana Hashmi.

Filed in: Human Rights Pakistan

Internationalism is about justice – and the World Cup too

The international development agenda needs to be reclaimed as a struggle for global justice argues Jean Grugel.

Filed in: Development (Aid) Human Rights Migration

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