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Issue 478 of New Internationalist

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December 2014




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The unwelcome return of development pornography

John Hilary on a degrading spectacle that keeps coming back.

β€˜Is this your fingerprint? Do you recognize it?’

Strange goings-on in the trial of indigenous protesters accused of killing police in Bagua. Roxana Olivera reports from the...

Myths of radicalization

Jeremy Seabrook considers the myths of radicalization.

Evicted by charity

The green imperialism of some conservation charities, by Sophie Pritchard.

The company they keep

Big NGOs and big corporations – Ian Brown finds they are getting a bit too close.

Is the International Criminal Court racist?

David Hoile and Angela Mudukuti go head to head.

NGOs - do they help?

There are more NGOs today than ever; some are bigger than ever. Yet, discovers Dinyar Godrej, questions persist about their role.

Making Waves: Catherine Hamlin

Sofi Lundin meets Catherine Hamlin, Nobel Peace Prize nominee and doctor extraordinaire.

Mine shafted

Jess Worth on indigenous Canadians' fight against a mine.

TV's transgender trendsetter

How Padmini Prakash makes history in India, by Krishna.

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