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June 2001's Issue

Mired in crude: The end of oil

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  • 5 Jun 2001
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Closed Doors (Al Abwab Al Moghlaka)

Closed Doors (Al Abwab Al Moghlaka) directed by Atef Hetata

Big Ben to Baghdad

Big Ben to Baghdad directed by Jamie Wiggins


Ayeshteni by Natacha Atlas

Cruzando el Río

Cruzando el Río by Radio Tarifa

Yoko Ono

Yoko Ono is a deeply playful, deadly serious artist.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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The Hero’s Walk

The Hero’s Walk by Anita Rau Badami

This is Serbia Calling

This is Serbia Calling by Matthew Collin

Our Word is our Weapon

Our Word is our Weapon by Subcomandante Insurgente Marcos

Gnassingbé Eyadèma

Dinosaur dictator Gnassingbé Eyadèma soldiers on in Togo.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Esso boycott

Don’t feel powerless about climate change.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Take a global view

Ninety-eight per cent of British people think poor countries should be given more aid.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Murder exhumed

The murder of former Burkina Faso President Thomas Sankara is at last being considered by the country’s courts.

Haze hazard

A vast brown curtain of haze 10 million square kilometres in width hangs over most of the Asian continent during the tropical dry season.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Tax evaders

Countries of the South are losing $100 billion a year.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Good news for windbags

Wind turbine sales grew by 65 per cent worldwide in 1999.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Chile’s backyard

Activists do it with video in Chile

First lady of sole

Imelda Marcos recently donated her colossal shoe collection to the new Shoe Museum in Marikina, near Manila.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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Dirty war

The US role in the conflict in Colombia is causing increasing concern.

  • 1 Jun 2001
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West Papua Rising

Working towards democracy in West Papua


Death makes us all naked and equal, says Eduardo Galeano in his fifth ‘Windows’ instalment.

Nancy Chappell

Preparations for a street party in Peru photographed by Nancy Chappell.

Quest for Attidel

Reem Haddad’s Letter from Lebanon.

Central African Republic

Country Profile – Central African Republic

Endless journey

Lily Hyde on the sad plight of migrants in Ukraine.

Art against nationalism

Louise Gray on artists against the extreme right in Austria.

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