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Australia's nuclear option

Will the world ever muster the momentum to ban nuclear weapons?Australia's Prime Minister Kevin Rudd has decided to have a jolly goodstab at it. .…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Bring workers’ rights back into fashion

Angered by the avoidable tragic factory collapse at Rana Plaza, Bangladesh, Mari Marcel Thekaekara looks at how we’ve regressed on employment.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Japan's tragedy: a wake-up call?

Mari Marcel Thekaekara says that a few centuries from now, if civilization as we know it still exists, history will judge us harshly. Will we ever learn?.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Keeping the patient alive

*Wayne Ellwood* holds the aid elixir up to the light and asks whether it can ever be the cure for underdevelopment.…

  • Tue Sep 6 08:09:32 2016
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Lukashenka’s endgame

As his country goes into economic freefall, Belarus’s president plans to trade prisoners – including journalist Andrzej Poczobut – for cash.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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It's official

Stefan Simanowitz assesses prospects for a peaceful partition of Sudan and the importance of international recognition.…

  • 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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Nigeria’s fuel subsidy: the spark that lit the fire

By cutting the fuel subsidy the Nigerian government has snatched away the main benefit to the people from the country's oil wealth, says Sokari Ekine.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Soviet nostalgia: thank you, broken promises

In search of Soviet nostalgia, Giedre Steikunaite finds a chaos of memories, failed dreams and a nagging longing for a simpler world..…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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The Earth needs a good lawyer

Brian Loffler catches up with Eradicating Ecocide campaigner Polly Higgins.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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