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Worldbeaters: Enrique Pena Nieto

The Mexican president may look like butter wouldn’t melt… but looks can be deceiving.

Filed in: Mexico Politics

Will Aung San Suu Kyi represent all Burma?

Religious and ethnic minorities expect the new government to restore their rights. Charlotte England wonders if such hopes are misplaced.

Filed in: Burma Democracy Minorities Politics Religion

Poverty swept under the red carpet in the Philippines

The APEC Summit hosts cleared the streets for their guests, but the poor can’t be made to disappear, writes Iris Gonzales.

Filed in: Philippines Politics Poverty

How to defend the United Nations?

After weathering decades of diplomatic storms, many wonder if the international organization can still be reformed, writes Maggie Black.

Filed in: Human Rights UN

Lessons from the past could help tackle today’s narcotics trade

Eric Gutierrez argues that the British East India Company was itself a drug cartel.

Filed in: China Colombia Drugs Trade

The Left should embrace degrowth

Giorgos Kallis explains why we should all be living ‘the degrowth way’.

Filed in: Economics Political Theory Politics Sustainability

Sounding the TTIP alarm across the European Union

Canada is the most sued country in the ‘developed’ world, and that should be cause for grave concern, argues Maude Barlow.

Filed in: Economics Europe European Union United Kingdom

What's on the table at Paris?

Is a ‘good climate deal’ possible at Paris? Danny Chivers and Jess Worth ask: what’s the best we can hope for?

Filed in: Climate Change Politics Sustainability

A story of waiting

As Western Sahara marks 40 years of occupation, Dominik Sipiński listens to refugees tired of broken promises and dreams.

Filed in: Activism Morocco Western Sahara

China's climate transition

Is the world’s most populous country a climate villain or an environmental leader? Sam Geall investigates.

Filed in: China Climate Change Politics Pollution

Views from inside the climate talks

Activist experiences of previous UN climate talks, from New Internationalist’s November magazine.

Filed in: Activism Climate Change Politics

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