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There are many more of them around than you might think. More than 700 million people belong to self-styled co-ops of one sort or another, from the NI itself to the media giants behind Associated Press, the world's largest news agency. This month we take a closer look at the co-operative movement worldwide. We ask: how different is it? How different can you really be - and still survive in a world ruled by ruthless competition?


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UN fails to act on genocide

Military run for President in Indonesia

Military run for President in Indonesia

Only 18 months ago, many Asia correspondents were speculating that Indonesia's transition from dictatorship to democra


Magazine is from the Arabic makhazin, a storehouse, and this was the earliest meaning of the word in Eng

Worlds of words

The power of proverbs, by Reem Haddad.

The Rough Guide to African Rap

The Rough Guide to African Rap by Various Artists


Egypt by Youssou N'Dour


Moonzoo by Paul Hewlett

Super Size Me & Go Further

Super Size Me directed by Morgan Spurlock; Go Further directed by Ron Mann

Love All The People Letters, Lyrics, Routines

Love All The People by Bill Hicks

High Tide: News from a Warming World

High Tide: News from a Warming World by Mark Lynas
Carlos Slim Helu

Carlos Slim Helu

Latin America's richest man: Mexican entrepreneur Carlos Slim.

The other Guantánamo Bays

Special survey of people detained worldwide in The other Guantánamo Bays: reports from Diego Garcia, Egypt, Uzbekistan, Britain,...

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