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The First World Debt Crisis

Some random thoughts on how the crisis migrated from 'Third' to 'Second' and now 'First' worlds - and has run out of runway.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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‘We need leaders who want a better world’

The death of Margaret Thatcher gives Mari Marcel Thekaekara pause for thought.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Banning the ‘flytilla’: an own goal for airlines

As several airlines bow to Israeli pressure to cancel flights of pro-Palestine activists, Felicity Arbuthnot writes an open letter to the CEO of Lufthansa.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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What lies behind Europe’s murky oil deals with Azerbaijan?

EU politicians’ vested interests in the resource-rich country are supporting the regime’s suppression of human rights. Molly Scott Cato writes.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The August 1991 putsch: digging the USSR’s grave

Twenty years ago, the failed coup d’état marked the beginning of the end for the USSR. Giedre Steikunaite reports.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Football and pagodas galore, but no bread at Burma’s circus

Daniel Pye exposes the dark side of Burmese soccer.…

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China’s military spending: is there a new arms race?

Peter Robertson offers a more sanguine interpretation of the recently announced 12 per cent rise in China’s military budget.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Coming to Britain: Underground Coal Gasification

The seduction of plundering the last fossil fuel reserves has blinded industry and government to the potential damage, writes Lorna Stephenson.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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After the elections

Fraudulent elections lead to unity among resistance groups in Burma.…

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'Tiananmen Square is being cleansed with blood'

For Lars Laamann the horror of that night lives on after 25 years.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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