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China

Culture of the heart: from China to the West

A great-grandfather’s autobiographical account reveals a window into the past and present, writes Peter Kenworthy.

Development

Ebola - the facts

Statistics and more on the spread of the virus through West Africa.

Switched on

Technology, whether low or high, needs to be appropriate and within reach to make a difference.

Culture

Why Brazil’s art scene is fighting the impeachment

The country’s artists are in motion, reports Kimberley Brown.

A word with Aziza Brahim

The Western Saharan singer and activist on Cuban solidarity, life as a refugee, and making her grandmother proud.

Environment

Here and no further, mass action against coal

This photo and video gallery surveys just some of the civil disobedience that recently took place in Germany.

The duty to care for our common home

Femke Wijdekop makes the case for Ecocide to become a crime under international law.

Food

In Venezuela’s difficult times the grassroots are stronger

The time has come for rural communities to play an important role in the country, reports Tamara Pearson.

Because the river told me’

Peasant farmers resisting the violence of agribusiness. By Nils McCune.

Health

Did we learn the right lessons from Ebola?

And will Sierra Leone be ready, should the virus return? Hazel Healy travelled there to find out.

Everything is on my shoulders’

Serah Tomba went from being a student to sole carer of seven orphans.

Politics

Country profile: The Bahamas

Kelsi Farrington on the truth behind the holiday-brochure images.

The most forgotten

Ruby Diamonde travels to the bush in search of an answer to a difficult question.

Regions

‘Politics is the battle of remembering over forgetting’

Comedian and activist Mark Thomas talks socialist sheds, working-class stories and the importance of sticking together.

Turkey in turmoil

Turkey’s president exploits the recent attempted coup against him to crack down on opponents. Chris Brazier reports.

Science

Beating the digital titans

You can take action at a practical and technological level – and a political one.

No, Mr Zuckerberg: India’s fight for freedom against Facebook

Few can resist the tech titans. Prabir Purkayastha tells the story of Indians who went into battle against Facebook, for freedom – and won.

Society

‘Politics is the battle of remembering over forgetting’

Comedian and activist Mark Thomas talks socialist sheds, working-class stories and the importance of sticking together.

Nigerian officials grow rich on the hunger of the poor

Samuel Malik reports on endemic corruption in Nigeria’s camps for the internally displaced.

Spirituality

A word with Shazia Mirza

Comedian Shazia Mirza reveals her inspirations, fears and political passions.

Walking in Bethlehem this Christmas when peace is absent

Giedre Steikunaite watches the city prepare for the most important day on the Christian calendar.

War and Peace

Military fatigues and floral scarves

Rahila Gupta meets women fighters in Rojava who are leading the charge towards a radical democracy.

The language of peacekeeping

The importance of communication should not be underestimated, writes Ruby Diamonde.

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