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Colombia’s two faces

The atmosphere is toxic after the referendum, but Colombia has a chance to rethink what kind of peace it aspires to, writes Leonardo Goi.

Filed in: Colombia

Israel keeps Bilal Kayed in 'administrative detention'

The prisoner is the latest victim of Israel’s form of detention, which doesn’t entail charge nor trial, Noreen Sadik writes.

Filed in: Human Rights Israel Palestine

Duterte likening himself to Hitler makes me ashamed, too

There should be no excuse or justification for the Philippine president’s claim, not even his war on drugs, writes Iris Gonzales.

Filed in: Philippines

A very British inheritance: the ‘Othering’ tendency

Britain is back building walls separating ‘us’ from ‘them’ – but all these walls suggest a great fall ahead, argues Sophie Baggott.

Filed in: United Kingdom

Cartels to blame for Kenya’s mass school burnings, witnesses say

The cartels influence teachers to incite students, reports Henry Owino.

Filed in: Kenya

Country Profile: Honduras

Louisa Reynolds reports on the country, considered the most violent in the world outside a war zone.

Filed in: Honduras

Fat

A young South Korean‘s attempts to avoid conscription by becoming obese cause uproar in his family. Written by Krys Lee.

Filed in: Fiction Korea, South

Breaching the borders

Chris Brazier discusses the emergence of ‘world writing’ with Elleke Boehmer of Oxford University.

Filed in: Africa

Worldbeaters: Rodrigo Duterte

The president of the Philippines he may be, but his reputation is as a Dirty Harry of vigilante politics.

Filed in: Philippines

The sum of our disappointments

In Cairo, normality is something of a heroic enterprise, Maria Golia explains.

Filed in: Egypt

Kissinger is not our friend

The former US Secretary of State endorsed human rights violations in Bangladesh, Cambodia and Argentina, yet Hillary Clinton calls him ‘a friend’, writes Mark Engler.

Filed in: United States

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