Welsh musician and dancer Gwenno Saunders speaks to Amy Hall about her cultural influences, minority languages and singing in Welsh and Cornish on her debut solo album ‘Y Dydd Olaf’.
Articles by Amy Hall
A new HIV preventive drug has sparked debate around the globe, as Amy Hall discovers.
- November 1, 2016
As France evicts migrants from the Calais ‘Jungle’ camp a new project in Brighton provides housing to vulnerable migrants thanks to small contributions by hundreds of people. Amy Hall reports.
- October 27, 2016
Why bother with aid agencies? To ‘do good’ all you need is a phone and Google Maps. Amy Hall takes a closer look at the rising trend in ‘direct giving’.
- July 1, 2016
Students have joined a rent strike to protest against prices they say are out of reach for poorer students. Amy Hall reports.
- May 25, 2016
Post-traumatic stress disorder is an occupational hazard for activists on the frontline, says Amy Hall.
- May 1, 2014
Amy Hall writes about a David and Goliath battle where an Australian village is taking on a mining giant.
- April 1, 2014
Amy Hall introduces FAN groups, a new way to meet the neighbours.
- December 16, 2013
Amy Hall reports on a man’s battle to become the world’s first climate-change refugee.
- December 1, 2013
Amy Hall sums up a night of discussion and reflection on the marking of New Internationalist’s 40th birthday.
- November 4, 2013
As school holidays approach, a group of Oxfordshire residents are working to raise awareness of the threat of female genital mutilation.
- June 27, 2013
Amy Hall is enthused but unclear as to next steps after an Assembly that was more lively conference than a forum to spark radical action.
- June 24, 2013
London’s Two Degrees festival gets the audience involved in the hope of provoking thoughts, and action, for change.
- June 14, 2013
Amy Hall on the Stop G8 Carnival Against Capitalism in London’s West End.
- June 13, 2013
Amy Hall joins the London climax of the IF campaign and finds herself musing the age old question – can you change the system from within?
- June 10, 2013
Inspired by the rightward lurch of British politics, The Prisma newspaper set up a debate to try to answer this question. Amy Hall reports.
- May 14, 2013
A new report from Global Witness reveals the links between Vietnamese land-grabbing companies and Western financial institutions.
- May 13, 2013
Amy Hall reports on a little-known tradition with devastating impacts on girls in African communities.
- May 1, 2013
Four decades of independent journalism and the social and environmental movements which inspired it.
- April 9, 2013
We need to stand by people whose lives are blighted by austerity and propaganda, writes Amy Hall.
- April 3, 2013
The outspoken film director renowned for his social-realist directing style, his socialist beliefs, and for turning down an OBE, talks to Amy Hall.
- April 1, 2013
Amy Hall speaks to the author about writing, the war and his upcoming appearance at the Reel Iraq festival in Britain.
- March 19, 2013
A decade on from the invasion of Iraq, a four-day celebration of the country’s culture takes place in the UK.
- March 14, 2013
A First Nations activist will join the UK Tar Sands Network as they hand over a petition to the Canadian government.
- January 17, 2013
The Public Eye Awards are back to highlight the companies with the worst record in human rights and the environment. Amy Hall explains why.
- January 11, 2013
Just in case you missed them…legalizing drugs, vaginal whitening, Kony and Julian Assange: 2012’s Top 10 popular New Internationalist articles.
- December 21, 2012
Population surveys are as much about social experience as identity. Amy Hall on what’s between the tick boxes.
- December 17, 2012
National Union of Students leader, Liam Burns was egged off stage at the national demonstration. Amy Hall reports.
- November 22, 2012
With a new national demonstration on the horizon Amy Hall is hoping for a renewed, and more persistent, British student movement.
- November 10, 2012
Indian shortlisted Booker prize author speaks to Amy Hall about inspiration (overrated) and constructing an off-world station for gun-lovers.
- November 1, 2012
Amy Hall speaks to the college student about how she got involved in campaigning and why she won’t be giving up just yet.
- October 25, 2012
The shocking reality of Britain’s treatment of asylum-seekers has hit home for Amy Hall as her friend’s family faces being sent back to Egypt.
- October 19, 2012
With our global fortunes more entwined than ever, collective action and internationalism are just as relevant today, says Amy Hall.
- October 15, 2012
An organization offering on-board terminations was hoping to sail into Smir today, despite opposition from the authorities.
- October 4, 2012
Amy Hall speaks to the 25-year-old activist, scientist and artist, who uses all three tools at every opportunity.
- October 4, 2012
Amy Hall reports from the UK Feminista Summer School, which set out to show that women need to be more than statistics to each other.
- September 21, 2012
Amy Hall meets Filipino campaigner Lidy Nacpil, who shares her thoughts on floods, solidarity and ramming home the climate-change message.
- September 17, 2012
Activists are taking aim at politicians after a week of action against the Paralympic sponsor, reports Amy Hall.
- September 5, 2012
Anti-cuts and disabled rights groups promise ‘audacious, daring and disruptive’ week of action against Atos.
- August 22, 2012
As producers discuss the next steps of their fairer trade campaign, Amy Hall looks at the wider context of food sovereignty.
- August 10, 2012