To build the political will to cut emissions, climate change must be personalized - and that requires storytelling. This is why a new genre, climate fiction – cli-fi for short – has so much potential. Leo Barasi writes.
When US lawyer Eva Golinger first spent some time in Venezuela she little realized how the country was going to change her life. Within a few years she had become a close confidante of its charismatic leader, Hugo Chávez. This is an extract from her book Confidante of 'Tyrants'.
This is the week of 'The Fashion Revolution'. Alana Watson explains why youth and adults should care.
New Internationalist's new eco-fashion book, Slow Fashion, by Safia Minney, explores the rebirth of the slow fashion movement.
Haifa Fragments is a novel published by New Internationalist. In this video Chris Brazier explains how the book navigates difficult and intriguing terrain.
Magnus Taylor explores what inspires the authors behind the Africa Writes festival and what links them together.
Horatio Morpurgo reviews George Monbiot’s latest book, Feral.
Former humanitarian chief defends the UN’s record during the civil war in Sri Lanka, but critics are unlikely to be convinced says Chris Harmer.
With tall tales of tanks and bold citizen arrests, activists celebrate the spirit of resistance at Metalworks.