University students from the Free Papua Organization and the Papua Student Alliance resist police using water cannons during a protest in Jakarta, 1 December 2016.

‘Every signature was an act of courage’

How did West Papuan campaigners build a game-changing 1.8 million-strong petition in the teeth of government repression? Key organizers tell Danny Chivers how it was done and what’s at stake.

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NI 508 - Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent - December, 2017

The language of peacekeeping

The importance of communication should not be underestimated, writes Ruby Diamonde.

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NI 492 - Technology justice - May, 2016
UN staff have been expelled from MINURSO's headquarters in Laayoune.

With no UN to watch, Saharawis fear Moroccan regime

Local activists are expecting a brutal crackdown from the police, writes John Richards.

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NI 490 - Blood brothers - Saudi Arabia and the West - March, 2016
Rights defenders, really?

Rights defenders, really?

Felicity Arbuthnot is not impressed by the appointment of a Saudi Arabian to the Human Rights Council.

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NI 488 - 10 economic myths - December, 2015
UN peacekeepers in disgrace

UN peacekeepers in disgrace

The United Nations has to rebuild public trust, says Tom Lawson.

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NI 488 - 10 economic myths - December, 2015
What price a gliding treefrog in the costing of 'eco-system services' that the Rio+20 process seems to be heading towards?

Big business goes to Rio

With the Earth Summit just days away, Danny Chivers chronicles the urgent battle to stop corporates from hijacking the green agenda.

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NI 453 - Protection racket - June, 2012
Young Mexicans demand solar power.

Is the Green New Deal a dead duck?

Four years ago it was hailed as the cure for our
economic and environmental woes. So what’s
happened? Zoe Cormier investigates.

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NI 450 - Time for a fair economy - March, 2012
We will be free! This revolt was against an
unpopular leader in 1908 . Haitians have
had to contend with all too many dictators
and exploitative governments.

Occupied Again

The first independent country of the Americas-but Eduardo Galeano asks will Haiti ever be free?

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NI 449 - Haiti two years on - January, 2012

Articles in this category displayed as a table:

Article title From magazine Publication date
Clampdown! Criminalizing dissent December, 2017
Technology justice May, 2016
Blood brothers - Saudi Arabia and the West March, 2016
10 economic myths December, 2015
10 economic myths December, 2015
Protection racket June, 2012
Time for a fair economy March, 2012
Haiti two years on January, 2012
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