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24 per cent of adults in prison grew up in the care system and 29 per cent are survivors of childhood abuse.

The UK has the highest amount of prisoners in Western Europe. Any progressive agenda must end mass incarceration. The Community Against Prison Expansion pen an open letter.

Former Bolivian President Evo Morales gestures during an interview with Reuters, in Mexico City, Mexico November 15, 2019. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido

An illuminating blow-by-blow account of events leading to Evo Morales’ ousting from power, compiled by the Bolivia Information Forum.

Yohann Koshy speaks to anthropologist Darren Byler to find out what is going on in China’s predominantly Uyghur northwest province.

Ma Tianjie examines the limits of China’s ‘ecological nationalism’.​

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October 2019, Issue 522

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