New Internationalist

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Krystian Legierski: an interview with the Polish gay rights campaigner

Krystian Legierski believes the tide is turning in Poland. He speaks to James Gray about his struggles against a notoriously homophobic and xenophobic administration.

Filed in: Poland

Ramzan Kadyrov

A profile of the President of Chechnya.

Filed in: Chechnya Conflict Russia

  • May 1, 2011
  • 3

Belarus elections

Voters face a Hobson’s choice.

Filed in: Belarus Democracy

Professional hazard: murder

Investigating the truth can be deadly for Russia’s journalists, as Tina Burrett discovers.

Filed in: Russia

Chernobyl: a fever of forgetting

As we approach the 20-year anniversary of the world’s worst nuclear accident at Chernobyl, Magnum photographer Paul Fusco meets the children born years later but still suffering from its terrible legacy.

Filed in: Belarus Nuclear Power


When Ukrainians celebrated New Year 2005 in Kiev in a delirious sea of orange and anthems of the revolution, the future looked bright. But divisions remain.

Filed in: Ukraine

In Memory Of Srebrenica

Filed in: Bosnia-Herzegovina

  • January 1, 2005
  • 0

Green light, red light

Opportunity and menace are the two sides of the human-trafficking coin. But Lily Hyde, writing from Ukraine, smells hypocrisy.

Filed in: Prostitution Ukraine Women

We expected better

The hopes of the post-communist young have been dashed on the shoals of transition realities. Irena Maryniak tells their story.

Filed in: Moldova Russia Ukraine Youth

Re-inventing Russian socialism

An interview from Moscow with Boris Kagarlitsky.

Filed in: Russia

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