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Not the only game in town

Remember the 2005 G8 Summit at Gleneagles when rock-stars and NGOs combined to Make Poverty History? The G8 leaders responded with speeches and promises to make massive increases to aid for Africa. Their promises now lie in a broken pile. As the leaders of the Western World gear up for the G8 Summit in the German coastal town of Heiligendamm in early June this year, campaigners are collecting to point out to the G8 and the world that on a range of crucial international issues, they are not the…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The big clash - indigenous v multinationals

Blind to bloodshed, Peru signs big new oil deal.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Shack dwellers’ struggle

South Africa’s poor have been battling for the right to stay on their land for decades and continue to do so, despite the Government upping the ante..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Blades of glory

Workers are occupying the UK's only wind turbine factory, on the Isle of Wight. They need our support.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - The Dirt on Nuclear

It used to be that No way!; and nuclear belonged in the same sentence. But as the international community scrambles for solutions to address the problems associated with climate change, now were being told that nuclear energy is clean and green. Pacific commentator and campaigner Nic Maclellan joins todays team to dish up the very extensive pile of dirt on the nuclear alternative: the problems of waste that wont go away; the world-wide radioactive fallout from operational plants to date; and…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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People for Palestine - the road to Aqaba

The convoy moves through Turkey, Syria and Jordan, but hits trouble when it gets to Egypt.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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There is no hierarchy of rights or justice

Is Africa so full of its ownoppression that it cannot see that of the Palestinians, and feel their pain? .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Rax Interview with Paul O'Connor

"Be bold and seek truth; be humble, but also confident in what you know and don't lose your curiosity in trying to figure things out; and based on your search for truth and discovery of truth, speak that truth loudly and clearly to power if given that chance.".…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Calling for heads to roll

What began as a show of support for Peru’s Amazonian peoples has evolved into a full-fledged civil uproar – with anti-government marches, protests and strikes.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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So... how do you resist the occupation?

Resistance to the Israeli occupation of Palestine comes in many forms:every Friday, Israeli, Palestinian and international activists gatherin the village of Nil’in, near Ramallah, in the Palestinian West Bank,to protest peacefully at the construction of a new slab of Israel’sso-called ‘Barrier Wall’ that will slice through Nil’in and separatethe villagers from their land. And every Friday the activists areteargassed by Israeli soldiers, and sprayed with a foul-smellingliquid: they are…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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