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Pulp Friction

Whether youre living in the Rich World or Poor World, pulp is probably producing problems for people not too far from you. Were continuing to destroy trees that eat carbon dioxide one of the main greenhouse gases. Theres also a litany of other problems that follow the plantations that are grown to replace old growth the loss of food-supplies for the surrounding communities; the pollution of local water supplies; the promise of jobs at paper mills that only a few will ever get; and the…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Fuel for thought

The global impact of using food supplies to fuel cars...…

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Homeward Bound

Think globally. Act locally. How many times have you heard that before? Its the catch-cry on activists stickers and posters across the world.…

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Radio New Internationalist - Mobile talking

The marketing mavericks of mobile phones should take a bow. Theyre getting some astounding results. According to a recent report from the United Nations, more than two thirds of the worlds population are now mobile cell phone subscribers.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Human Tides

An estimated one billion people will flee their homes by 2050...…

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AIDS without the aid

In the Western World it feels like HIV/AIDS is well and truly under control. Yet world figures tell a different story. HIV/AIDS kills more people than all world wars and conflict - 1.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - Afghan Postcards

Afghan postcardsThis month on the fourth year anniversary of its invasion of Iraq the world is assessing the carnage. But missing from the ledger are those forgotten victims of the war on terror the displaced and dead in Afghanistan, and the millions of desperate refugees whove fled from inside Iraq. This weeks Radio New Internationalist makes contact with them.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Pipelines to power

Oil and gas can make the difference between living in a developed or developing world. As a valuable energy source, oil and gas create power. Pipelines bring this power to the people.…

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Radio New Internationalist - Sultans of Spin

Public relations experts are manipulating information in favour of companies, governments and the rich at blinding speeds. Many communities are so resigned to this spin-doctoring that governments and officials who get caught-out lying still get elected. While conservative organizations are permitted to tear away at the truth, ordinary people are left on the sidelines wondering what to believe.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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Radio New Internationalist - The Dirt on Nuclear

It used to be that No way!; and nuclear belonged in the same sentence. But as the international community scrambles for solutions to address the problems associated with climate change, now were being told that nuclear energy is clean and green. Pacific commentator and campaigner Nic Maclellan joins todays team to dish up the very extensive pile of dirt on the nuclear alternative: the problems of waste that wont go away; the world-wide radioactive fallout from operational plants to date; and…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
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