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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
Illustration: Emma Peer

Reasons to be cheerful

In farmers’ hands; Pulling the plug; Off death row.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
Phytoplankton bloom in the Barents Sea.Photo: NASA

Prising open the arctic

Norway presses ahead with a large-scale auction of oil exploration licences in the Barents Sea.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
The moment they’d been hoping for: crowds held an overnight vigil outside Argentina’s National Congress in Buenos Aires to await the outcome of the Senate’s vote on abortion law. As the result came in there was mass celebration.Photo: Juan Ignacio Roncoroni/EFE/Alamy

Message of hope

Argentina has legalized elective abortion, reports Carla Gago.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
A brighter future awaits? Children of the historically marginalized Batwa people, pictured here in the Virunga mountains, are set to gain the right to a free education under new legislation.Photo: Tommy Trenchard/Panos

Better protected

The Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) is soon to be legally recognized.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
Athletics

Athletics

Athletes call out body policing

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
Gunshots fired

Gunshots fired

The first resumption of military operations in Western Sahara since the UN-mediated ceasefire of 1991.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
Illustration: Emma Peer

Introducing... Cori Bush

The 44-year-old Black Lives Matter activist who won Missouri’s Democratic First Congressional District election in 2020.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
No farmers, no food: tractors rally on the outskirts of New Delhi in January.Photo: Annan Abidi/Reuters/Alamy

Impossible to ignore

Indian farmers protest produce legislation.

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NI 530 - Democracy on the edge - March, 2021
Reasons to be cheerful

Reasons to be cheerful

Coal mines out; Cleaners in; Park life.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
Another war over

Another war over

The conflict over Nagorno-Karabakh, report by Jan-Peter Westad.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
Around 50 people were arrested trying to protect this sacred Directions Tree, eventually felled to make way for a road.Photo: Sean Paris

‘We've lost too much’

Another day of mourning for First Nations people in Australia, reports Will Higginbotham.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
Socorro Aguilar de-spines a cactus pad in Real de Catorce, Mexico. She likes to cook it up with onions, tomato and chillies or drink it in smoothies.Photo: Antonio Cascio

Return to the wild

Sustainable living in Mexico, report by Antonio Cascio.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
We dance

We dance

Update on queer tango from Argentina by Nina Meghji.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
‘We’re coming for them’

‘We’re coming for them’

Police profiling in Nigeria by Shayera Dark.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
Robert Kyagulanyi, also known as the popstar Bobi Wine, speaks during a rally in Hoima in the west of Uganda.Photo: OPA Images/SIPA USA/PA Images

‘Let them own their country’

‘Let them think for themselves’, says the ‘ghetto president’, Bobi Wine.

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NI 529 - The biodiversity emergency - January, 2021
Newly displaced people waiting by the side of the road after fleeing attacks in Barsalogho, in north-central Burkina Faso.Photo: Tom Peyre-Costa/Norwegian Refugee Council

Coming undone

Report from Burkina Faso by Sam Mednick.

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NI 528 - A caring economy - November, 2020
Hatebook

Hatebook

Facebook contravening its own hate-speech policies.

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NI 528 - A caring economy - November, 2020
Iran's #metoo moment

Iran's #metoo moment

Iranian women are using the hashtag #tajavoz to call out sexual violence.

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NI 528 - A caring economy - November, 2020

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Democracy on the edge March, 2021
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Democracy on the edge March, 2021
Democracy on the edge March, 2021
Democracy on the edge March, 2021
Democracy on the edge March, 2021
Democracy on the edge March, 2021
Democracy on the edge March, 2021
Democracy on the edge March, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
The biodiversity emergency January, 2021
A caring economy November, 2020
A caring economy November, 2020
A caring economy November, 2020
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