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    Taking the Movement Forward

    Susan George
    01 October 2004
    Article
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    Global Justice Movement Looks Forward

    John Cavanagh
    25 January 2002
    Article
  3. Bogotá’s medical care centres for drug addicts

    • Julián Quintero
    02 January 2013
    Policy briefing

    The opening in September 2012 of the first centre for drug addicts in Bogota is a welcome first step towards more humane and effective drug policies in Colombia’s capital city, but to be effective needs to be integrated into proper overall drugs strategy.

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    Why is the UN ignoring the financial crisis?

    25 June 2009
    Article
    UN conference was convened to find new ways of dealing with the global financial and economic crises and give voice to those most affected by them. But the rich countries have opposed any real change, and the result is an anemic UN document.
  5. What’s left of it

    20 May 2016
    Article

    Book review - The Phoenix Moment | Praful Bidwai’s book discusses the past and potential of Left politics in India.

  6. Bogotá’s medical care centres for drug addicts (CAMAD)

    Julián Quintero
    31 October 2012
    Article

    In September 2012, the mayor of Bogotá, Gustavo Petro, launched the first centre for drug addicts in the Bronx, a marginalised city-centre neighbourhood. Called the Medical Care Centre for Dependent Drug Users (Centro de Atención Médica a Drogo­dependientes - CAMAD), it is staffed by psy­chiatrists, psychologists, doctors and nurses. The people given care in these cen­tres are in an at-risk situation and socially excluded due to their high levels of drug dependency.

     

  7. Agrofuels update

    Helena Paul, Econexus
    25 October 2013
    Article

    EU agrofuels policy is having serious impacts on biodiversity, food provision and the livelihoods and food sovereignty of local communities in the global South and in the EU itself, as well as on climate change. Yet we seem locked into it because of lobbying by industry coupled with EU government collusion, delay and confusion.

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  9. Investing in land: a commentary on the World Bank report

    Ian Scoones
    20 September 2010
    Article

    The World Bank's hyped report on land grabbing is confusing and disappointing, because its analysis lacks an understanding of what drives investments, what politics surrounds land deals, and the socio-political dynamics shaping livelihood outcomes.

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  13. A political anatomy of land grabs

    Kevin Woods
    10 March 2014
    Article

    The phrase “land grab” has become common in Myanmar, often making front page news. This reflects the more open political space available to talk about injustices, as well as the escalating severity and degree of land dispossession under the new government.

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    Annapolis: Foreign policy deception

    Askia Muhammad
    18 December 2007
    In the media
  15. Former TNI fellow Fred Halliday dies at the age of 64

    29 April 2010
    Article

    The fellows and the staff of the Transnational Institute are saddened to hear that Fred Halliday has died. He was one of the most prominent experts on the Middle East and its place in international politics.

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    In memoriam: Fred Halliday

    29 April 2010
    Article

    Fred Halliday, one of the most prominent experts on the Middle East and its place in international politics, has died. TNI fellows and staff pay personal tribute to a great scholar and a friend.

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    Ipods and ideologues

    Oscar Reyes
    01 October 2006
    Article
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    Has the left blown its big chance of success?

    Andy Beckett
    17 August 2009
    In the media
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    Can't Stay the Course, Can't End the War, But We'll Call it Bipartisan

    Phyllis Bennis, Erik Leaver
    07 December 2006
    Article
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    When Labour is the Alternative to New Labour

    Hilary Wainwright
    18 July 2005
    Article

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