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Posted on: Apr 21, 2008, Source: Independent UK

In Saudi Arabia, women literally belong to men. A new report describes the demoralizing reality of this gender apartheid system.

Posted on: Feb 5, 2008, Source: The Independent UK

A "plastic soup" of floating waste in the Pacific Ocean now covers an area twice the size of the continental U.S.

Posted on: Jan 17, 2008, Source: The Independent UK

A month ago it vowed to fight deforestation. Now research reveals it funds the rainforest's biggest threat.