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Peace with no meaning

As we plunge into summer, I expect many of you are thinking abouthaving holidays, either in your own country or abroad. After six monthsin the Gaza Strip, with its lush Mediterranean climate and conservativeIslamic culture, I’m looking forward to going back to England for myholiday. But in Gaza people do not go on holiday, because theoverwhelming majority of Gazans can’t leave the Strip, and there isnowhere to take a vacation inside these walls.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The Hunger

This program hits the airwaves at the start of Ramadan - the most significant month of the Islamic year: a month in which fasting features. So, inspired by the millions around the world of all faiths who fast, today were focusing on food - whos got it, who hasnt, and how its being used for religious and political pursuits: With global grain reserves at levels so low that would only be capable of satisfying world demands for two months, Angus Calder - a company director in search of more…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A good news story for International Women’s Day

Sierra Leone’s longest-serving female death row prisoner is released after eight years..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Free the Cuban Five!

Hollywood actor lends his support to the campaign to release five political prisoners being held in the US.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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A heavy sentence

If Nigerian prisoners are transferred back home from British prisons, they will face inhumane conditions.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Digging the Old Bailey archive

Sokari Ekine embarks on a journey to find if justice was served for Africans in Britain in the eighteenth century, before notions of race and racism were constructed.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Women in Zimbabwe

One of the most underreported aspects of the ongoing crisis in Zimbabwe, is its effects on women. The recent release of two women activists from Mlondolozi prison reminds us the struggle ahead.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Ballot boxes Burma

May 10th vote may give Burma's generals permanent control...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Enter stage left

A radical take on improving peoples physical and environmental security...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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His crime? Helping the oppressed

How many more political prisoners will have to be put in jail until the Philippine military is satisfied?.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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