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DRC: the story of a time bomb waiting to explode


Colette Braeckman: Plans to extend President Kabila’s rule have been stirring unrest and division for months

After Davos, the world needs a new business model

After Davos, the world needs a new business model


Sharan Burrow: The world needs a new business model. The one we have is corrupted

What now for Uruguay's drug reforms?

What now for Uruguay’s drug reforms?


Nicolò Giangrande: Uruguay has long been divided over the question of marijuana regulation

The EU must face facts: austerity has failed Greece

The EU must face facts: austerity has failed Greece


Paul De Grauwe: Denying this reality condemns Greece to many more years of misery

“If you want to make enemies, try to change something”

“If you want to make enemies, try to change something”


Sharan Burrow: no amount of money spent on media promotion can hide the fact that Qatar is a slave state

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The US immigration battle intensifies


“Executive action is not all we need or deserve, but it is a step in the right direction”

Teachers' strike highlights Kenya's education challenges

Teachers’ strike highlights Kenya’s education challenges


“We cannot have a vibrant economy and creative democracy when the majority of our children cannot read and count properly”

Ecuador's 20-year-old mining conflict

Ecuador’s 20-year-old mining conflict


The communities living in Intag Valley in northern Ecuador have been opposing attempts to introduce open-pit copper mining for 20 years

When water is privatised, injustice flows freely

When water is privatised, injustice flows freely


The privatisation of water is often sold as “innovation” but there is little evidence that it brings any improvement

The other side of low-cost air travel

The other side of low-cost air travel


The impact of the low-cost strategy on pay and conditions affects air transport employees across the board