Carrying a gun to symbolise the independence war of 1975-91, a Saharawi boy takes part in an annual parade at a refugee camp in Algeria. He is part of a generation that has never seen its homeland.Photos: Dominik Sipiński

A story of waiting

As Western Sahara marks 40 years of occupation, Dominik Sipiński listens to refugees tired of broken promises and dreams.

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NI 487 - Paris climate summit - November, 2015

'The real power is below'

Southern campaigners, trade unionists and grasroots organizers discuss Paris, and beyond.

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NI 487 - Paris climate summit - November, 2015
Illustration: Hemant Anant Jain

A rebel's guide to Paris

Want to cause trouble for the polluters and procrastinators? John Jordan's top tips for the discerning summit-crasher.

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NI 487 - Paris climate summit - November, 2015
Hitting home: Philippines negotiator Yeb Saño challenges governments after a typhoon wrecked his hometown.Photo: Kacper Pempel / Reuters

Views from inside the climate talks

Activist experiences of previous UN climate talks.

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NI 487 - Paris climate summit - November, 2015

Under-mining Vedanta

A day of global protest marked mining giant Vedanta's annual general meeting. Samarendra Das and Miriam Rose report.

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NI 486 - The transgender revolution - October, 2015
Police attack indigenous protesters at the 'Emperatriz' plantation where an activist was killed last April.Photo: Robin Oisin Llewellyn

Resistance is fatal

Robin Llewellyn reports on the murder of environmentalists in Colombia.

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NI 484 - Capitalism is spinning out of control - July, 2015
Global frack-down

Global frack-down

Claire Fauset looks forward to a summer of resistance.

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NI 483 - Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion - June, 2015
Violence flares in West Papua

Violence flares in West Papua

Harry Jenkinson reports on an ongoing struggle for independence.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015
Leviathan challenged

Leviathan challenged

Opposition to an Israeli gas-export deal is growing, reports Juman Asmail.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015
Photo: Peter Tatchell

A word with Peter Tatchell

The human rights activist has seen - and suffered - a lot in his decades of campaigning. But, he tells Cristiana Moisescu, he still believes in forgiveness.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015

Action on banks - what you can do

How to get involved... and some inspiration from Spain.

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NI 482 - Global banking now - May, 2015

Ending corporate rule

Can we find a way to loosen big business's stranglehold on the US? asks Mark Engler.

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NI 481 - Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? - April, 2015
Photo: westmillsolar.coop

Take action on renewables

Some ideas and starting points on how you can help build a cleaner, fairer energy future.

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NI 480 - The great green energy grab - March, 2015
Under the sun: Children shelter beneath a solar panel in Dharnai village.Photo: Vivek M. / Greenpeace

From best to worst: renewable energy around the world

Inspiring examples of democratic, renewable energy – and also how not to do it.

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NI 480 - The great green energy grab - March, 2015
Australia’s Knitting Nannas: tackling climate change one stitch at a time.Photo: Jeremy Buckingham under a CC Licence

Seniors take on climate change

Cristiana Moisescu looks at the rise in global 'grey activism'.

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NI 479 - Democracy in the digital era - January, 2015
‘We are all Ayotzinapa’

‘We are all Ayotzinapa’

Andalusia Knoll looks at the recent case of the 43 missing students.

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NI 479 - Democracy in the digital era - January, 2015

Mixed media: Books

The Drum Tower by Farnoosh Moshiri; The Final Charge by Dawood Ali McCallum; The End of Days by Jenny Erpenbeck; They Can’t Represent Us! by Marina Sitrin and Dario Azzellini.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Syria - when protest seemed plausible.

Mixed media: Film

Citizenfour directed by Laura Poitras; We Are The Giant directed by Greg Barker; Winter Sleep directed by Nuri Bilge Ceylan.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Mine shafted

Mine shafted

Jess Worth on indigenous Canadians' fight against a mine.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014
Tarpaulin revolution

Tarpaulin revolution

In London's Parliament Square, protesters provide a visible alternative to the politics of vested interest. Hannah Martin reports.

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NI 478 - NGOs - Do they help? - December, 2014

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Paris climate summit November, 2015
Paris climate summit November, 2015
Paris climate summit November, 2015
Paris climate summit November, 2015
The transgender revolution October, 2015
Capitalism is spinning out of control July, 2015
Fundamentalism - Power, politics and persuasion June, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Global banking now May, 2015
Total control - is Monsanto unstoppable? April, 2015
The great green energy grab March, 2015
The great green energy grab March, 2015
Democracy in the digital era January, 2015
Democracy in the digital era January, 2015
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
NGOs - Do they help? December, 2014
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