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‘The earth in Indonesia is on fire’

Nithin Coca looks at the causes of an unfolding environmental and health catastrophe.

Filed in: Agriculture Corporations Disasters Environment Forests Indonesia

Deeds not words: in the spirit of the suffragettes

The film industry is failing women, but there is hope, as Nikki van der Gaag explains.

Filed in: Equality Feminism History Women

Child brides: every two seconds

The UN calls child marriage a ‘violation’ but it continues to thrive in many countries, writes Kevin Childs.

Filed in: Children India

The ‘religious truth’ of inequality

Professor Danny Dorling explains why it is important to think about equality.

Filed in: Class Economics Equality Society

The transgender revolution

In this video, New Internationalist co-editor Vanessa Baird introduces our October magazine looking at the transgender revolution.

Filed in: Gay Rights Human Rights Language Minorities Sexual Politics Social Change

The tiny Lebanese village taking more refugees than Britain

One small village hosts 5,000 Syrians, outstripping Britain’s pledge for a year. Michaela Whitton reports.

Filed in: Lebanon Refugees

Why is the UN investigating Britain’s treatment of disabled people?

Whatever the outcome of the inquiry, disabled people will continue to fight injustice, writes Andy Greene.

Filed in: Disability Housing Human Rights United Kingdom

Convoy to Calais for open borders

The group London2Calais say that the limits of charity in the refugee crisis demand a political solution.

Filed in: France Human Rights Refugees Society United Kingdom

Deaths in British police custody

Will British Home Secretary Theresa May’s inquiry end the culture of impunity? asks Dan Glazebrook.

Filed in: Equality Law Race Society

Bethlehem Aida camp under siege

West Bank tensions escalate as Palestinian refugees mourn the murder of a young boy, Lydia Noon reports.

Filed in: Human Rights Israel Palestine Refugees

Syrian refugees in Bangkok: caught between a rock and a hard place

Alexi Demetriadi reports on those forced to choose between a fast and slow death.

Filed in: Migration Syria Thailand

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