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Darfur - don't turn away

Say Darfur, and many of us feel we just cant confront the prolific slaughter and rape that is taking place there, in the African nation of Sudan. Yet those who dont turn away will see an extreme example of how many of the worlds governments deal with those seeking independence. On the ground, theres an arrogant government stripping the natural resources from the area without giving the region and its people opportunities to develop.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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President patronizing

Obama’s speech in Ghana has caused anger in Africa, as Sokari Ekine explains.…

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China cements its control over South Africa

The decision by the ANC-led South African Government to refuse entry to the Dalai Lama to attend a peace conference is evidence of the country’s movement away from its origins in the struggle against injustices..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Stealth wars

Why does the Western media routinely ignore Africa's conflicts?.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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HotDocs

A documentary festival leaves you with some startling images.Indigenous women in La Paz, Bolivia dressed in long skirts and blousesthrowing each other around the ring in Lucha wrestling as enthusiasticfans cheer and jeer. A Palestinian activist in an Israeli prison forwomen completely without remorse for the deaths of eight children inthe bombing she helped plan.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Rax Interview with Craig Kielburger

Whenever we see something wrong, whenever we see an injustice, we should speak out. I don’t think we should shrug those responsibilities. We do human rights work not because it’s easy but because it’s necessary.…

  • 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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Radio New Internationalist - Unnatural resources

Campaigners from Nigeria, Nevada, Darfur and England take a seat attodays table to discuss human rights abuses by oil companies, acts ofgenocide by governments, and how the worlds indigenous peoples arebeing robbed of their DNA. Co-host Nnimmo Basseyfrom the NGO Environmental Rights Action in Nigeria shines a spotlighton a range of African issues as he exchanges ideas with todays guest. Becky Tinsley,Director of Waging Peace, talks about how the Chinese, UK and USGovernments have fuelled the…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Darfur Dilemmas

When I spent time earlier this year in a desolate refugee camp inKenya, I was given one clear message by many of the Darfurian refugeesI met there: 'Tell the international community to end the bloodshed inDarfur!' Today is the fourth international Day for Darfur. So I feltthat the very least I could do was to join a couple of thousand othersoutside the Sudanese Embassy in London, to march to Downing Street anddemand action. Exactly what that action should be, however, provedcontroversial….…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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An (illegal) trade in arms

Andrew Smith and Kirk Jackson shine a light on German arms manufacturer shady dealings.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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