New Internationalist

The Majority World Blog

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Developing countries urged to pull out of the WTO

Moses Wasamu reports on activists’ concerns as the World Trade Organization meets in Kenya.

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A shining, sustainable example

If we want to save the planet, we need to look to indigenous culture, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

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David Cohen – an advocate par excellence

Mari Marcel Thekaekara remembers a much-loved friend and mentor who died last week.

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Living the effects of climate change

As debate continues in Paris, Indians are dying in the latest floods, writes Mari Marcel Thekaekara.

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Arrest, harass… and counsel?

Uzma Falak questions police tactics in Kashmir.

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Poverty swept under the red carpet in the Philippines

The APEC Summit hosts cleared the streets for their guests, but the poor can’t be made to disappear, writes Iris Gonzales.

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Walking to the climate talks

Philippine Yeb Saño is going to great lengths to get the world to focus ahead of the Paris climate negotiations, as Iris Gonzales explains.

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‘Non-lethal’ weapon hospitalizes Kashmir boy

Nine-year-old Aamir is the latest victim of state violence and denial, reports Uzma Falak.

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British tribunal victory for Indian worker

Mari Marcel Thekaekara welcomes the news – but wonders when India will follow suit.

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The error of fighting terror with terror

The Kenyan government stands accused, reports Moses Wasamu.

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A heart-warming response to the refugee crisis

Mari Marcel Thekaekara finds a ray of sunshine in an email from a friend.

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