Issue 412 of New Internationalist
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My Grandmother – A memoir
Every family has its secrets. So does every nation. But Turkey’s official secret remains extraordinarily potent because public...
Nike workers in Vietnam go on strike
The Boy Bands Have Won
A yowl of fury against the Pop Idol-type mediocrity that seems so often to fuel cultural commerce these days.
Nuclear weapons - the facts
There are over 27,000 nuclear weapons in the world. Thousands are deployed on land, at sea and in the air, posing the constant...
Nuclear weapons: a history
From the Manhattan Project and Hiroshima, to the Cold War, North Korea and beyond, nuclear fission has changed everything.
The language of World Farming
by Mitchell & Richardson
What are the West’s weapons actually for? asks *Paul Rogers*.
Bullshit in a bottle
say hello to water called Ethos
Activist *Angie Zelter* celebrates a year-long blockade of Britain’s weapons of mass destruction.
In the heart of Central Asia, enclosed by the Pamir mountains to the southeast and desert in the northeast, Uzbekistan was once...
Global warming and the King’s Arms pub
*Horatio Morpurgo* supplies an environmental missing link.
Standing up to the State
View from New Delhi by *Urvashi Butalia*