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Why we are sending this book to Theresa May

Give a copy of the ground-breaking book The Equality Effect by Danny Dorling to a UK politician. You buy it for them; we send it; a policy-maker or influencer reads it.

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Slave to Fashion Launch

New Internationalist launch Safia Minney’s latest book Slave to Fashion, shining a spotlight on modern slavery in the fashion industry.


Myriad Editions merge with New Internationalist

Independent publisher Myriad Editions is to merge with independent, non-profit media co-operative New Internationalist. 

Jeremy Seabrook wins Bread and Roses 2016 award

Regular contributor to New Internationalist, Jeremy Seabrook, has won the 2016 Bread and Roses Award for Radical Publishing.


2016: The Year of the Fashion Revolution

What did this year’s Fashion Revolution movement teach us? And what can the next generation do to change the current state of fast-fashion?

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Standing up against un-ethical fashion

This is the week of ‘The Fashion Revolution’. Alana Watson explains why youth and adults should care.

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Slow Fashion Book Launch

New Internationalist’s new eco-fashion book, Slow Fashion, by Safia Minney, explores the rebirth of the slow fashion movement.

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Slow Fashion: Caryn Franklin and Safia Minney Live Q&A

Safia Minney launched her new eco-fashion book, Slow Fashion last week. Caryn Franklin, British fashion expert and commentator, asks the People Tree founder about the trend of slow fashion and where the industry is heading.

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Leave the eggs to the hens...

An excerpt from Vegan Love Story by Hiltl and tibits presenting alternatives to eggs. 

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Haifa Fragments explores complex Palestinian-Israeli life

Haifa Fragments is a novel published by New Internationalist. In this video Chris Brazier explains how the book navigates difficult and intriguing terrain.

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'Cooked Up' at the London Short Story Festival

Summary of the ‘Cooked Up’ event at the London Short Story Festival. 

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