When the news seems ridiculous and shocking, we need competence to fill faith gap it creates, writes Chris Coltrane.
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The former US Secretary of State endorsed human rights violations in Bangladesh, Cambodia and Argentina, yet Hillary Clinton calls him ‘a friend’, writes Mark Engler.
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The Clan, directed and co-written by Pablo Trapero; Urban Hymn, directed by Michael Caton-Jones.
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The president of the Philippines he may be, but his reputation is as a Dirty Harry of vigilante politics.
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Green shoots of hope spring up among the rubble of discontent, writes Reem Haddad.
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Author Jay Griffiths talks to Graeme Green about manic depression, hiking the Camino de Santiago and the constellation of language.
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NYN by Kristi Stassinopoulou and Stathis Kalyviotis; ‘They Will Kill You, If You Cry’ by Khmer Rouge Survivors.
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Turkey: The Insane and the Melancholy by Ece Temelkuran; The Seamstress and the Wind by César Aira; Remembering Akbar by Behrooz Ghamari; Irregular War by Paul Rogers.
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Comedian Kate Smurthwaite’s monthly magazine column.