Brian Ashley of South Africa's Amandla magazine says that in the battle to overcome inequality and achieve social justice, we will need many more Nelson Mandelas
Nelson Mandela: a man who showed that individuals can make a difference
William Gumede pays tribute to the anti-apartheid leader – and contrasts his example to today's ANCHeld hostage by Big Pharma: a personal experience
Mike Marqusee looks at how drug firms can make huge profits from their state-enforced monopoly on an essential goodChile’s fractured social movement
Protests for better healthcare on an archipelago off the coast of Chile demonstrate the successes of local mobilisations, but also the failures of the larger social movement, write Rosalind Adams and Charlotte Sexauer
UN climate talks: pit-stops on the road to nowhere?
Corporate interests undermined this month's climate change talks in Poland , writes Niccolo SarnoEditorial: The powers that see
While surveillance may feel vast, looming and obscure, writes Michelle Zellers, it isn’t separate from the other battles we’re fightingIndefensible design: the high social costs of 'security'
The pedlars of gates, alarms and CCTV have an ever-growing business. It’s the community that pays, according to research by Anna Minton and Jody Aked