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Disabled people lead the fight against austerity

The resistance put up against the UK government’s cuts by Disabled People Against the Cuts can teach us many lessons, writes Jamie Kelsey-Fry.

Filed in: Disability United Kingdom

‘We are slowly being killed by this mine’

The British-Australian mine of Cerro Matoso has been linked to birth defects, pollution, poverty and paramilitary pay-offs. Daniel Macmillen Voskoboynik investigates.

Filed in: Colombia Mining Pollution

Peace in Colombia?

Another shock referendum result – this time in Colombia. Tatiana Garavito assesses the chances of ending the longest conflict in the western world.

Filed in: Colombia

A thousand small bricks to make a home for all

As France evicts migrants from the Calais ‘Jungle’ camp a new project in Brighton provides housing to vulnerable migrants thanks to small contributions by hundreds of people. Amy Hall reports.

Filed in: United Kingdom

The last days of the Calais ‘Jungle’

Harriet Paintin and Hannah Kirmes-Daly spent a week at the refugee camp during its last days, collecting portraits, hopes and thoughts of its residents.

Filed in: France United Kingdom

UK nukes: Why the world is asking Britain to disarm

Britain’s long-term commitment to nuclear disarmament has been wobbly at best, but things might have to change soon, writes Kjølv Egeland.

Filed in: United Kingdom

The story behind the EZLN’s decision to enter Mexico’s presidential race

If their candidate wins, they’ll be the country’s first female president, but not the first indigenous person to hold the office. Ryan Mallett-Outtrim reports.

Filed in: Indigenous Peoples Mexico

Trick or... Trump? Trump and Clinton hold the stage in US Halloween display

A halloween display featuring a border wall, Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders popped up in Connecticut.

Filed in: United States

Two decades of struggle: Mexico’s Indigenous Congress, in images

This year’s gathering became a celebration and a moment of soul searching for Mexico’s indigenous movement. Ryan Mallett-Outtrim reports in this photo gallery.

Filed in: Indigenous Peoples Mexico

After Calais, France to evict Europe’s biggest anti-airport protest

A trip to the Northwest of France, where La Zad has been blocking plans to build a new airport since 2008. But things might change soon, writes Sam Lund-Harket.

Filed in: France

Life in the shadow of the world’s biggest mining company

Is BHP Billiton worthy of a London Stock Exchange listing? Those who have experienced the company first hand ask. Liam Barrington-Bush reports.

Filed in: Brazil Colombia Indonesia

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