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Xenophobia blowing around in Russia?
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Xenophobia blowing around in Russia?

The recent disturbances that occurred in the very heart of the Russian capital, incited by right-wingers and their principles, threaten to open Pandora’s Box on the subject of interethnic relations, something which many view as a danger to national integrity. Antonio Rondón García A few incidents of a similar magnitude […]

Brazil, Latin America & Palestine
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Brazil, Latin America & Palestine

For some time now Brazil has been the major Latin American diplomatic force, no one disputes it, not even Mexico which has had that position snatched away from it and is now too occupied with the devastating “war on drugs” instigated by the President Felipe Calderón. Pablo Sapag M. What […]

In India, anything is possible
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In India, anything is possible

Young teaching project volunteer turn art student Natasha Grace Cranston speaks artificial happiness, building trust within an Indian community and about pursuing her philosophies in life. She gives an inside view on how India as a third world country is really coping with poverty… Leonie Ann Garlick “The younger ones […]

AI: Caning in Malaysia still legal
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AI: Caning in Malaysia still legal

First introduced to the country by their Colonial masters in the nineteenth century, this practise has reached an “epidemic” according to an Amnesty International report released on last Monday. The report describes the torturous and horrific practise that not only ensues in Malaysia but is implicitly encouraged through a scheme […]