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  • Nov 24 2014
  • 3:22pm
What are the best books about identity for teenagers?
During the our Guardian Teen Takeover Week authors Alan Gibbons, Sita Brahmachari, Deborah Ellis and Bali Rai recommended some of their favourite books for young adults to us.
  • Nov 24 2014
  • 2:21pm
The number one news formula: sport and more sport
So there I was, driving along, listening to the radio, when the news comes on. Wow. What’s this! The top news is ... it’s unbelievable. Forget Afghanistan, Iraq or Syri...
  • Nov 21 2014
  • 7:48am
Send a Twitter postcard for Mohammed al-Roken's freedom
Lawyer Mohammed al-Roken is well-known in human rights circles in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) – if you’ve been at the receiving end of the government repression that...
  • Nov 20 2014
  • 12:33pm
Journalist Gao Yu, human rights lawyers Pu Zhiqiang and Tang Jingling, signatories of Charter 08, could face harsher charges
Journalist Gao Yu (高瑜), human rights lawyers Pu Zhiqiang  浦志强  and Tang Jingling (唐荆陵), signatories of Charter 08  could face harsher charges....
  • Nov 18 2014
  • 3:59pm
The battle for transgender rights: which human right must I drop?
Asking someone to make a choice between rights is abhorrent.