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As Sierra Leone celebrates 50 years of independence, Sulakshana Gupta revisits the photographic past.

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A sorry saga since corporate globalization got going in 1971.

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Includes a murky past.

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A mythical place – land of the frozen ocean, the aurora borealis and the midnight sun.

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Sander L Gilman delves into culture to demonstrate that our belief that fat can be identified with a number of...

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Why Cambodians need the Khmer Rouge on trial, by *Tom Fawthrop*.

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The fighting, the pain and the hunger for change

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A history of the eternal fate of taxation: to be the abused or abusive means towards noble or ignoble ends, never quite able...

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*Lieve Joris*'s spellbinding account of the recent ill-starred history of the Democratic Republic of Congo.

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A history of plastic.

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Toilets have been around since the days of Elizabeth I. Systems old and new.

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From the Manhattan Project and Hiroshima, to the Cold War, North Korea and beyond, nuclear fission has changed everything.

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Jesus kept some shady political company. And his lifestyle has obvious radical resonance. But was he out to overthrow the...

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Ho, ho, ho! The Radio New Internationalist team had a good laugh when we found out where Santa - or St Nicholas -...

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The two Australians, Bill Mollison and David Holmgren, set the ball rolling – *Russ Grayson* and *Steve Payne* tell their...

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Public relations experts are manipulating information in favour of companies, governments and the rich at blinding speeds....

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