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  • May 6 2015
  • 5:40pm
Never mind the ballots, I’m voting for Raif Badawi!
Video The boring campaign. The puerile campaign. The too-close-to-call-but-I’m-going-to-go-on-about-the-endless-permutations-of-possible-coalition-deals-anyway campaign.
  • Apr 30 2015
  • 1:08pm
Looking for a place to call home: forced evictions in Colombia
María is tired of being forced to move from place to place. The 54-year-old adjusts her colourful headscarf and sighs heavily.
  • Apr 29 2015
  • 2:56pm
The torture of boxing: why I’m boycotting the Mayweather-Pacquiao fight
Video Call me a wimp, a puny weakling who gets sand kicked in his face whenever he foolishly ventures onto the beach (with his decidedly non-beach-ready body), but I just don’t und...
  • Apr 27 2015
  • 5:52pm
Surviving a shipwreck in the Mediterranean: Ali’s journey
More than a thousand people drowned trying to reach Europe by boat last week. The survivors of the tragedies have harrowing stories to tell.