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    The EU security-industrial complex

    Frances Webber
    26 November 2009
    In the media

    This report is an indispensable reference manual on the threats posed to citizens by the convergence of neo-con ideology, power and technology in the name of national security.

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    Drugs bereiken Europa via Afrika

    Luisa Fernanda López
    26 November 2009
    In the media

    De strijd tegen de wereldwijde drugshandel is een grote uitdaging voor de internationale gemeenschap, misschien wel groter dan de strijd tegen het internationale terrorisme.

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    Climate change: India satisfied with joint statement

    Aarti Dhar
    26 November 2009
    In the media
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    Rozengeur en opium in Afghanistan

    Bette Dam
    26 November 2009
    In the media

    Ooit stonden de velden rondom het Afghaanse dorpje Vijfhuizen vol met opiumplanten. Tot zo ver het oog reikte, zag je het gewas staan. Maar die tijden zijn voorbij in Vijfhuizen, oftewel Pucha Kala. De gouverneur van de provincie Nangahar waar dit dorpje ligt, heeft korte metten gemaakt met de productie van de drugs.

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    Roses and opium in Afghanistan

    Bette Dam
    26 November 2009
    In the media

    Without quick introduction of alternative crops it will be impossible to stop opium production in Afghanistan.

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    Drugs reaching Europe via Africa

    Luisa Fernanda López
    25 November 2009
    In the media

    The fight against worldwide drugs trafficking is a major challenge for the international community. Drugs trafficking brings democracies to their knees, and destabilises not only countries, but whole regions.

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    'Carbon Hunters' doc explores people behind little-understood carbon trading business

    23 November 2009
    In the media

    A new documentary "Carbon Hunters" deals with carbon trading

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    The E.U. as a surveillance society

    Anthony Barnett
    23 November 2009
    In the media

    For the first time the EU-wide moves towards a surveillance society and a database state are set out in all their appalling glory.

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    Activist speaks against wars

    Alexis Scheel
    19 November 2009
    In the media

    The war on Afghanistan was unnecessary because the Afghan government had nothing to do with the 9-11 attacks.

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    Activist speaks against wars

    Alexis Scheel
    19 November 2009
    In the media

    The war on Aghanistan was unnecessary because the Afghan government had nothing to do with the 9-11 attacks.

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    Media veterans concerned with media “packages” to cover elections

    Mumtaz Alam Falahi
    17 November 2009
    In the media

    The role of the media: where do we go from here?

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    Will the EU’s “civilian” satellites also be used to guide bombs?

    Jon Cartwright
    17 November 2009
    In the media

    Could Galileo also be pressed into service for a more explicitly offensive EU “superpower” strategy?

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    Challenging 500 Years of Globalisation

    Lucy Komisar
    14 November 2009
    In the media

    European industrial development was not, as widely asserted, based on the Protestant ethic but on riches accumulated via colonialism.

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    The End Of Poverty?, Asking The Question in Its Title, Opens Theatrically November 13

    Jennifer Merin
    12 November 2009
    In the media

    The End of Poverty? is a new documentary that will help us to reflect on those who have been denied access to the natural riches that surround them.