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Enough! Never Again!

Call to action on 15 November 2008.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Our daily bread - and our trespasses

The spiraling world food grains crisis has been a long time coming.There have been warnings aplenty, but they didn't really grab theheadlines. The two things that seem to have caught the world'sattention are rising prices (ie food seen in monetary terms) and the social unrest of riots.…

  • 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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How to find (another) $700 billion without really trying

If you suspect it is not just Wall Street that is causing the crunch, or millionaires in the US who can now save the world by paying back their tax cuts, here's another better idea.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The baying mob at the gates

When Gordon Brown insists that the illegal invasion of Iraq, which has cost tens of thousands oflives and is paid for by the British taxpayer, is to ensure that ‘thenew Iraqi democracy is properly safeguarded’ – where are the 30,000complaints to the BBC when that that particular obscenity is broadcaston Newsnight? .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Do we get the governments we deserve?

Corruption and bad governance seem to be getting worse says Mari Marcel Thekaekara. Time to revive hope in democracy..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Action is needed to ensure education for all

For children with disabilities, school can be a distant dream. Clare Pelham explains.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The Iraq Inquiry and the silent civil servant

John Chilcot has held back the release of his findings for nearly five years. Bereaved families have had enough, writes Felicity Arbuthnot.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Northern Ireland: proceed with caution

The Troubles may be over, but social tensions remain. Stacey Gregg believes the rest of the world can learn from mistakes made in Northern Ireland.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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To England, with sympathy and concern

In the wake of the riots, Indian writer and activist Mari Marcel Thekaekaraon both the stark differences and worrying similarities to the situation on the subcontinent.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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