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Cambridge Analytica – the disbanded data analytics company that allegedly used its software to create and disseminate hateful and inciting messages – in relation to Trump and Brexit, the company also played a nefarious role disseminating fake news in Africa.  In Nigeria, it tried to influence the 2015 election

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Misinformation is rife, but it’s nothing new, writes Nanjala Nyabola.

Photo from the relaunch issue of New Internationalist

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It's finally here. Issue 515, the relaunch magazine, has officially landed!

The front cover of New Internationalist’s redesigned September magazine

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The making of #NI515: why we went for Tim Hetherington’s portrait from Liberia as the relaunch cover for the redesigned...

Sanie Gashi Mehmeti, a religious guide and teacher, during one of her classes in Lipjan. Photos: Arianna Pagani

Most European countries refuse to repatriate the thousands of former ISIS foreign fighters and their families now held in...

A family uses tarps taken from a refugee camp to get shelter from the sun, with bricks for rebuilding their homes all around them in the PK5 neighborhood of Bangui, Central African Republic, a nation with just three ventilators. Feb. 2017. (Z. Baddorf/VOA)

Competition and chauvinism kills. We must save lives with international action and solidarity, urges Vanessa Baird...

The entrance graffiti of the Ex-Caserma Livorno. Credit: Stefania D'Ignoti

Stefania D’ignoti speaks to a group of volunteers met with hostility and legal persecution after returning...

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The UK’s coronavirus healthcare policy exposes the farce at the core of the privatization project, writes Ellen Lees...

Demonstrators attend a protest against a new citizenship law in Shaheen Bagh, area of New Delhi, India January 19, 2020. REUTERS/Danish Siddiqui

Husna Rizvi on the militant women at the centre of India’s thriving secular movement.​

A McDonald's employee holds a banner in protest of the Statutory Sick Pay offered by the goverment as the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) continues, in London, Britain, March 23, 2020. REUTERS/Russell Cheyne

Even in times of social distancing, building a collective, social response to the pandemic is our only salvation, argues...

Slum dwellers receive free food during a 21-day nationwide lockdown to limit the spreading of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19), in Ahmedabad, India, March 27, 2020. REUTERS/Amit Dave

Husna Rizvi on how the virus will impact those already living in confinement.​

A girl wears a protective face mask amid fears of the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in Sanaa, Yemen March 17, 2020. REUTERS/Khaled Abdullah

Marcus Skinner of the International Rescue Committee (IRC) on the looming impacts of coronavirus on the...

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As we enter another week of remote working, our thoughts are with you – our readers and contributors.

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The internally displaced queue at one of the five entry exist checkpoints, many of them pensioners. Credit: Right to Protection

Frank Martin and Eric Fritz – of the Ukrainian humanitarian organization Right to...

Childcare workers, maids, personal aides and couriers are in the highest risk group; the majority of whom tend to be gig workers.

Self-isolation is a luxury; social protection should not be A coalition of gig economy researchers at...

Bruce’s debut film, Undocument, was co-written and co-directed with Iranian filmmaker Amin Bakhshian.

Migration, identity, gender – Subi Shah tackles the big issues with filmmaker Kyla Simone Bruce...

Low-paid workers and those in the gig economy are, by the nature of their work, the least able to ‘socially distance’ themselves and may also,  due to the precarious nature of their employment feel compelled to work when unwell. Credit: WikiCommons

Action – and inaction – on coronavirus is an equality issue, locally and internationally, writes Vanessa Baird...

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