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Big Issues - Conflict and Climate Change

the second in a two-part special...…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

The Next Western Front

There's a lot of spotlights shining on the privatization of armed forces in Iraq, but little attention being given to the fact that this is just the tip of a very large iceberg. All over the world, governments are contracting-out war and peace work to private companies. Military forces are now being called 'security forces'.…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Tribal revival

Guess which country the Radio New Internationalist team is talking about today? Its indigenous people - still struggling for rights to their land and resources - often live in shanty communities overrepresented by the unemployed, drug addicted, and alcoholic. Fringe-dwellers, they die much earlier than non-indigenous people, and suffer a range of chronic health problems. Many non-indigenous people say that these folk need to be integrated into mainstream society, but the standard of education…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Radio New Internationalist - Base matters

Base mattersAs the US and its coalition of willing friends concentrate more military resources in Afghanistan and Iraq, Radio New Internationalist takes a step back to look at the backbone of the US security network its bases. As campaigners from Iran, Mauritius, the Pacific and the Philippines talk about how US bases operate in their region, a clearer picture emerges of how the US maintains its superpower status and the price that ordinary people in other parts of the world must pay as a…

  • Fri Jul 8 08:20:00 2016
  • Rank: 100
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Vietnam’s autumn

Capitalism and profiteering are allowed but democracy and freedom are noticeably absent, writes David Hutt.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
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Somos pacifico!

Esme McAvoy meets Choc Quib Town, a rap trio putting Colombia’s Pacific on the (music) map.…

  • Tue Jul 5 13:59:00 2016
  • Rank: 100

Made in China

*Chris Richards* meets ‘Capi-communism’ – the Chinese version of capitalism that’s plundering Papua New Guinea.…

  • Tue Jun 2 00:02:00 2009
  • Rank: 100

Sea of garbage

The good ship Alguita sails an ocean choked with plastic…

  • Mon Sep 1 21:33:00 2008
  • Rank: 100

The Great Tunafish Sandwich Hunt

The Great Tunafish Sandwich Hunt…

  • Wed Jul 5 08:01:01 2000
  • Rank: 100

No more war heroes

Few people escaped war and its ravages entirely…

  • Fri Jan 1 06:04:00 1999
  • Rank: 100

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