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World Press Freedom Day and Challenges for Today’s Journalism


Anthony Bellanger: The record levels of violence targeting media professionals is having an adverse impact on media coverage of important events

UK's corporate tax deals put ideology before financial necessity

UK’s corporate tax deals put ideology before financial necessity


Clare Speak: The allowance of corporate tax avoidance, like austerity, is a political choice made willingly by the UK government

WOUNDED, BELGIUM MUST RISE TO THE CHALLENGE

WOUNDED, BELGIUM MUST RISE TO THE CHALLENGE


Tewfik Sahih: Our questions must simultaneously take on board the democratic, socio-economic and religious aspects

Turkey doesn't want to join Europe – it wants to undermine it

Turkey doesn’t want to join Europe – it wants to undermine it


Farhad Mirza: The EU’s appeasement policy towards Turkey’s ruling party is a betrayal of its own values

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Investing in the care economy: a gender equitable alternative to austerity


Investment in the care sector yields returns to the economy and society well into the future in the form of a better educated, healthier and better cared for population.

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How India’s women are fighting against rape


“There is always an excuse to blame women and justify the actions of men”

The Gezi diaspora

The Gezi diaspora


Turkey’s liberal elite has become a target for President Recep Tayyip Erdogan since the mass protests (brutally repressed) in 2013. For many of them, exile is now the only way to stay alive and live in freedom

EU conflict minerals legislation risks being quietly shelved

EU conflict minerals legislation risks being quietly shelved


EU in bid to stop conflict minerals from financing rights abuses, but agreement elusive as clock ticks on Dutch EU presidency

As peace deal nears, Colombia's journalists and activists still live in fear

As peace deal nears, Colombia’s journalists and activists still live in fear


“This issue of impunity is very problematic in Colombia”

Europe's choice: renew its social model… or yield to populism

Europe’s choice: renew its social model… or yield to populism


“The trade union movement in general, not only in our country, is going through a difficult period, a period of profound change that is also affecting society”