New Internationalist

Making Waves

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Interview with Israel's Refuseniks

Three of Israel’s refuseniks – Haggai Matar, Adam Maor, Matan Kaminer – explain why they could not serve in the army.

Filed in: Activism, Israel, Palestine and Peace

Interview with Olava

Homophobia is still so strong in Indian society that Shaina, from the Organized Lesbian Alliance for Visibility and Action (OLAVA), does not want to give her real name.

Filed in: Gay Rights and India

Interview with Diego Rozengardt about a new generation of political activists in Argentina

Diego Rozengardt is part of a new generation of political activists in Argentina – they are known as Generación Cromañón, after a notorious nightclub fire.

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Zenilda da Silva Vilacio

Janet Smith visits a determined indigenous woman fighting for the rights of women and of her people in the Brazilian Amazon.

Filed in: Activism, Brazil, Human Rights, Indigenous Peoples, Minorities and Women

Interview with Annie Kajir about stopping international logging in Papua New Guinea's rainforests

Annie Kajir – the lawyer who won’t be scared off by the robber barons of Papua New Guinea’s timber industry.

The Rescue Foundation

India’s brothels are full of young girls who serve as sex slaves. The Rescue Founwdation tries to liberate them.

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Interview with Marie Hilao-Enriquez

A life spent in pursuit of human rights: Philippine campaigner Marie Hilao-Enriquez.

Filed in: Human Rights and Philippines

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Interview with Wangari Maathai

Environmental trailblazer Wangari Maathai explains why she has joined the Kenyan Government.

Filed in: Environment and Kenya

Profile of Eloísa Cartonera

The ultimate poor person’s publisher profiled: Eloísa Cartonera from Argentina.

Filed in: Argentina

Interview with Owens Wiwa

Ogoni campaigner Owens Wiwa – brother of executed writer Ken Saro-Wiwa – explains why he is confronting the Shell corporation in a US court.

Interview with Leanne Allison and Karsten Heuer

Leanne Allison and Karsten Heuer have been living with the caribou on one of the longest migrations undertaken by land mammals, across the Yukon and Alaska.

Filed in: Animals, Canada and United States

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