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Spot the difference

No-one who endured 'structural adjustment' during the 'third' world debt crisis from the 1980s onwards can have any difficulty in recognizing the emergency budget just produced by the coalition government in Britain.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Chávez - neither Satan nor Saviour

Early in 2006, while researching a magazine about Venezuela*, I wasinvited to dinner at a lovely house in a very pleasant neighbourhood ofCaracas. My host was anxious that I should not be fooled by governmentpropaganda. Passing journalists and intellectuals from the North were,she felt, rather vulnerable to it.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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From India to Libya: democracy or hypocrisy?

Why is one state deemed democratic and another demonic when repression and corruption are evident in both? Sokari Ekine asks some awkward questions.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Shell shut down

Activists shut down a Shell petrol station last weekend - Zoe Cormier reports from the party at the pumps.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Kiss my chaddies, dude

A playful Valentine’s Day action campaign in India is highlighting how publicity stunts can boomerang. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Vote from a boat

A barge-eye view of the British general election.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Chile at a crossroads

The recent victory of President Piñera may mean the death of independent media.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Osama is dead

After the death of Osama Bin Laden, Mari Marcel Thekaekara reflects on the killing of thousands of innocent civilians in Iraq and Afghanistan, and wonders what that has to do with justice or morality.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Carbon bubbles in the boardroom

The fossil fuel divestment movement is taking the world by storm – and has had some major victories.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Hugo Chávez was a leader apart

David Ransom celebrates the life of a president with a fondness for Liberation heroes, who used oil wealth to boost ordinary Venezuelans’ quality of life.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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