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  • Apr 29 2015
  • 5:06pm
Mediterranean crisis: ‘We don’t let people drown’
I’ve just returned from meeting with shipwreck survivors, the coastguard and officials in Lampedusa – the Italian island on the frontline of the crisis in the Mediterra...
  • May 21 2015
  • 12:53pm
Qatar 2022: all sing together, ITUC or anyone, they’ll never defeat us, we’ll fight till the day is won …
Video As the Premiership comes to another action-packed conclusion - or not - I imagine football fans’ thoughts are turning to ... actually, god knows what they’re turning to...
  • May 20 2015
  • 7:17pm
Equal, but not the same: 13-year-old students direct movies to explore gender inequality in Mexico
Amnesty Mexico shows the difference it makes if you put primary school students in the director’s chair, rather than sit them passive in the audience.
  • May 20 2015
  • 6:31pm
Nigerian community waits for oil spill clean up
You can clearly see, and smell, the oil that pollutes the waterways near Bodo, as well as the destruction it has caused to the mangrove trees lining the shore.
  • May 15 2015
  • 4:42pm
Torturing a 10-year-old rape victim
Every now and then there comes along a case that seems too tragic to comprehend- where cruelty from one individual to another is compounded and amplified by a callous governmental ...