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The bushfires and the plague are symptoms of something momentous unfolding on Earth – an acceleration…

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A vibrant underground of rap, metal, folk and more is thriving among Brazil’s embattled tribes, who…

UK ministers accused over impact of Covid on minorities and disabled people

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Covid has highlighted America's flaws, says bank boss Jamie Dimon

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Anohni on her new track R.N.C. 2020: 'It's me, screaming in the past, for the present'

Inspired by the fear and loathing on display at the Republican National Convention, Anohni talks us…

Mixed race woman fired by G4S after row over black power salute

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The Guardian view on the US Democrats: Biden seized his moment | Editorial

This year’s virtual convention gave the party’s presidential nominee an opportunity which he took with skill…

The Guardian view on the US Democrats: Biden seized his moment | Editorial

This year’s virtual convention gave the party’s presidential nominee an opportunity which he took with skill…

Racism burns Australia like pox and plague. We're not all in this together | Kim Scott

Aboriginal heritage and the natural environment need to be at the centre of national reconstructionThis is…

How millions of Americans lost their right to vote

Civil death is a form of punishment that extinguishes someone’s civil rights. It’s a concept that…