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The Ashaninka are an indigenous people living in the State of Acre, Brazil. © Pedro França/MinC

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Leonardo Sakamoto on the war against indigenous people.

Illustration by Emma Peer

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Ethical and political dilemmas abound these days. Seems like we’re all in need of a New Internationalist perspective. Enter...

People from the various villages in Baram  district demonstrate against the proposed dam. SAMBAN TUGANG

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An epic struggle has been playing out between islanders defending their land, rivers and livelihoods and the Malaysian...

Prisons disproportionately incarcerate survivors of state violence and neglect;  24 per cent of adults in prison grew up in the care system and 29 per cent are survivors of childhood abuse. Credit: Tom Blackout/Unsplash

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Prisons damage people and have always been used by the powerful to control the most marginalized. But can society really do...

A still from Purple Sea, by Amel al-Zakout

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Syrian artist Amel al-Zakout nearly drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after her boat capsized en route to...

Two people hold placards as part of a demonstration for solidarity, unity, dignity and rights for all in Hamburg

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A network of solidarity exists among and alongside those who move, and stay, without permission. Hazel Healy...

Chile protests: A man reacts on the ground as he is confronted by a member of the security forces during a protest against Chile's government in Santiago, Chile on 20 December 2019. REUTERS/Pablo Sanhueza

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The violent crackdown against Chilean protesters is reviving painful memories of dictatorship. Roxana Olivera...

Irish border: A 'No hard Border' poster is seen below a road sign on the Irish side of the border between Ireland and Northern Ireland near Bridgend on 16 October 2019. REUTERS/Phil Noble

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The threat of Brexit has caused great anxiety about the return of a ‘hard border’ in Ireland. Yet it’s minority communities...

24 per cent of adults in prison grew up in the care system and 29 per cent are survivors of childhood abuse.

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The UK has the highest amount of prisoners in Western...

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Slavery, murder, abandonment. Where human rights do not reach.

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Just like their better-known US counterparts, the British Black Panthers have continuing relevance. 

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According to Bill Gates, Steven Pinker and the like, the world has never been better and global poverty is shrinking....

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The UN expert on housing explains how, almost overnight, private equity firms became the biggest landlords in the world.

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Aidan Harper makes the case for a new politics of time.

This year, South Africa marks 25 years since its first democratic elections, which ended white minority rule, made Nelson Mandela president and gave all South Africans equal political rights. Ilvy Njiokiktjien photographs the young South Africans who have known only life in the post-apartheid ‘rainbow nation’.

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This year, South Africa marks 25 years since its first democratic elections. Ilvy Njiokiktjien photographs the young South...

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Jair Bolsonaro may be in power, but the Sateré indigenous people are not taking his hostility sitting down. Sue...

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