Don’t just defend aid – make it just

Body:  Britain’s aid budget cut is the act of a callous government. But we must re-think aid if we’re to turn the tide, writes Nick Dearden. foreign aid Development (Aid) Contributor:  Nick Dearden Doesn’t appear on front page Thumbnail image:  Deck/standfirst:  Britain’s aid budget More...

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By admin On Friday, November 27th, 2020
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Enforcing ecological catastrophe at all costs

Body:  After an activist is hospitalized in Germany following police action, Andrea Brock reflects on the criminalization of, and violence against, environmental defenders in Europe by state and private More...

By admin On Friday, November 27th, 2020
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UK’s military spending boost will make the world more dangerous

Body:  Boris Johnson announces billions for the defence industry, peanuts for climate action and nothing to tackle child poverty, writes Andrew Smith. military spending. United Kingdom Contributor:  Andrew More...

By admin On Friday, November 13th, 2020
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A ‘coup’ in Peru

Body:  John Crabtree reports on the shock ousting of ‘anti-corruption’ president Martín Vizcarra. peru Peru Contributor:  John Crabtree Doesn’t appear on front page Thumbnail More...

By admin On Monday, November 9th, 2020
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US election: what does it mean for democracy?

Body:  Let’s enjoy Trump’s defeat, writes Vanessa Baird. But with realism and greater ambition. Donald Trump US presidential elections United States Contributor:  Vanessa Baird Doesn’t More...

By admin On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2020
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A caring economy: What would it take?

Care is what keeps us all going. It’s skilled, emotional, exhausting, rewarding work that props up our lives, households, communities and economies. Yet care – work disproportionately carried out by women More...

By admin On Monday, November 2nd, 2020
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A caring economy: What would it take?

Issue number:  528 Big stories:  The hidden debt of care Keeping the world cared for 5 reasons why care and the climate crisis are inseparable Care not cops Passing it on Also in issue:  How More...

By admin On Friday, October 30th, 2020
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‘I cannot accept that there is no accountability’

Body:  Ahead of its annual memorial event, Amy Hall speaks to Marcia Rigg of the United Families and Friends Campaign about the impact of deaths in state custody and how families in the UK have been fighting More...

By admin On Friday, October 23rd, 2020
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Does international development still have a problem with racism?

Body:  Nikki van der Gaag remembers the history of race and representation discussions in the development sector and asks, what has really changed? humanitarian aid international development racism racism Contributor:  Nikki More...

By admin On Thursday, October 22nd, 2020
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Chile’s social uprising: One year on

Body:  Carole Concha Bell speaks to defiant protesters who have been met with violence and intimidation ahead of Chile’s historic plebiscite to overturn Pincohet’s constitution. Chile constitution Augussto More...