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Brazil’s police and military have begun evicting illegal ranchers and loggers from land belonging to the Awá, one of the world’s most endangered tribes
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Society is awash with sexism, from the Page 3 girl to apps encouraging plastic surgery aimed at children. But women’s voices in the media are becoming more powerful than their image, says Anne Louise Kershaw
Majority of people in the UK believe happiness should be society’s top priority – not money
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The Co-operative Group has become the first co-operatively run company to release a pay-as-you-go SIM card in the UK
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The employment glass ceiling has long been off-limits to women in Saudi Arabia, but it’s hoped that this new...
A group of former Occupy Wall Street activists have abolished nearly $15m (£9m) of Americans’ medical debt as part...
Children in care are to be allowed to stay with foster families until they are 21 years old, the...