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Olympic scale foul: sexism in football

After the British women’s team beat Cameroon, Xanna Ward-Dixon was horrified by the sexist reaction.…

  • Mon Jul 30 09:14:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Soldiers, security and sleeping in sheds – London's Olympic reality

Tim Gee, erstwhile resident of east London, on the unpalatable truth.…

  • Wed Jun 20 06:12:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Pass the sick bag, it's Jubilee time

The plans for this summer's Diamond Jubilee celebrations and Olympics are making Alan Hughes feel quite nauseous.…

  • Mon May 21 12:11:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Occupy the Marsh

Last-minute land-grab by London Olympics.…

  • Thu Apr 5 12:30:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

F**k off Boris!

Alan Hughes can’t believe the nerve of the London Mayor, who’s trying to dupe people into cleaning up the capital ahead of the Olympics.p { margin-bottom: 0.21cm; }…

  • Tue Mar 27 07:04:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

‘London should not have Dow’s toxic legacy on its conscience’

'Ethics tzar' Meredith Alexander explains why she resigned from the London Olympic committee…

  • Fri Feb 3 11:25:00 2012
  • Rank: 100

Dow Chemicals and Lord Coe are wrapping London 2012 in shame

Do we really want an Olympics sponsored by one of the world’s most unethical and controversial companies? Lorraine Close and Jack Laurenson think not.…

  • Tue Dec 13 07:09:00 2011
  • Rank: 100

Justice for Bhopal: stop Dow Chemicals’ sponsorship of London Olympics

The Bhopal disaster cost tens of thousands of lives, and blighted half a million…

  • Fri Dec 9 06:51:00 2011
  • Rank: 100
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David Ransom

David Ransom joined New Internationalist in 1989 and wrote on a range of issues, from green justice to the current financial crisis, before he retired in 2009. .…

  • Thu May 19 15:56:56 2016
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Passing the time of day

Stuck fast and imprisoned on a barge, with the world's most useless qualification - a stone's throw from Aldermaston nuclear weapons establishment…

  • Thu Jun 18 14:38:25 2009
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