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Mon, 26 Jun 2017 12:56
Towards tribal interdependence and peace in Kenya
Tensions are rising in Kenya as the country approaches local and national elections in August. But we could choose to use our differences as a strength, not a cause of conflict, says DEBORA LANGAT

Mon, 26 Jun 2017 11:37
A People's Food Policy - grassroot food and farming groups call for a more just food system

As the Brexit negotiations begin, a coalition of grassroots food and farming organisations today launch ‘A People's Food Policy' calling for England to develop a more progressive food policy in advance of leaving the EU. Scotland is already in the process of adopting national food policies and is currently developing a ‘Good Food Nation Bill', while England has yet to make any progress

Fri, 23 Jun 2017 13:13
Foxhounds and bovine TB edges (finally) into the news
The publication of research into foxhounds and bovine TB is being hidden behind a cover up, with an outbreak in one hunt's pack kept secret for three months before the news leaked out, writes LESLEY DOCKSEY