Friday fracas

Friday fracas

Maria Golia goes into battle for the underdog – and then wonders just what she has done.

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NI 420 - Mothers who die - March, 2009
Illustration by Sarah John

No place like home

Cairo's poor show a peculiar brand of camaraderie.

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NI 419 - Climate justice - January, 2009

Manners and the man

In the damp, dark winter, Maria Golia finds cold comfort in a pharmacy queue.

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NI 418 - Crisis! Crisis! Food... Money... What next? - December, 2008
The lightest touch

The lightest touch

From brandished bottoms to a difficult death, Maria Golia plays nurse for her neighbours.

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NI 417 - Through Afghan eyes - November, 2008

Living theatre

Patience is running thin and tempers are flaring in Maria Golia’s apartment block.

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NI 416 - Wanted! For dodging tax justice - October, 2008
What love’s got to do with it Illustration by *Sarah John*

What love’s got to do with it

Maria Golia on conflicting loves in Cairo

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NI 415 - Drowning in plastic - September, 2008
The pen is messier than the sword

The pen is messier than the sword

Maria Golia explains why the pen is messier than the sword in her Letter from Cairo.

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NI 414 - We need to think about toilets - August, 2008
Illustration: Sarah John

A hold-up at the bank

Maria Golia tackles taboos about money in Cairo.

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NI 413 - Viva Yasuní! Life vs Big Oil - July, 2008
Illustration by Sarah John.

Colossus in the sun

Egypt’s rising food prices have hit the headlines. Maria Golia steps back and looks at how the process of provision itself is undergoing headlong change.

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NI 412 - Dropping the bomb - June, 2008

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Mothers who die March, 2009
Climate justice January, 2009
Crisis! Crisis! Food... Money... What next? December, 2008
Through Afghan eyes November, 2008
Wanted! For dodging tax justice October, 2008
Drowning in plastic September, 2008
We need to think about toilets August, 2008
Viva Yasuní! Life vs Big Oil July, 2008
Dropping the bomb June, 2008
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