Canadian elections: can Justin Trudeau hold on to power?

Canadian elections: can Justin Trudeau hold on to power?

The Canadian prime minister’s progressive shine is looking tarnished and shop-worn as the country heads to the polls on 21 October – and Justin Trudeau is now in the fight of his political life.
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Could Donald Trump actually be impeached?

Could Donald Trump actually be impeached?

Things are getting serious for Donald Trump. The swiftly unrolling Ukraine scandal could cause him to become only the third president to be impeached.But what is impeachment? How does it work? And how likely is it to happen?
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How fracking is taking its toll on Argentina's indigenous people

How fracking is taking its toll on Argentina's indigenous people

An oil fire burned for more than three weeks next to a freshwater lake in Vaca Muerta, Argentina, one of the world’s largest deposits of shale oil and gas and home to the indigenous Mapuche people.
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'He said: 'I’d break the law for you.' I was 13': calling time on street harassment

'He said: 'I’d break the law for you.' I was 13': calling time on street harassment

Rape threats, racist slurs, being followed home, just some of the things that women and girls are subjected to on a daily basis.
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What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean?

What does Turkey's military action in northern Syria mean?

Turkey has pressed ahead with its assault on US-allied Kurdish forces in northern Syria, forcing thousands of civilians to flee airstrikes and shelling.
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Why we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies

Why we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies

The Guardian reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s oil, gas and coal reserves can be directly linked to more than one-third of all greenhouse gas emissions in the modern era.
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Why we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies

Why we need political action to tackle the oil, coal and gas companies

The Guardian reveals the 20 fossil fuel companies whose relentless exploitation of the world’s oil, gas and coal reserves can be directly linked to more than one-third of all greenhouse gas emissions in the modern era.
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Who are the world's biggest climate polluters?

Who are the world's biggest climate polluters?

Who are the world's biggest climate polluters?
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Owen Jones at Tory conference: ‘A pact with Brexit party, and you’re annihilated’

Owen Jones at Tory conference: ‘A pact with Brexit party, and you’re annihilated’

Owen Jones has attended the Tory conference to find out what grassroots members think of Boris Johnson. Has the mission to 'get Brexit done' pushed the party further to the right? And do its moderate members have a home there anymore?
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Making carbon-neutral clothes out of algae: the designers taking on fast fashion

Making carbon-neutral clothes out of algae: the designers taking on fast fashion

The fashion industry is a fossil-fuel-guzzling operation as many of our clothes are made from petroleum-based textiles such as polyester.
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Owen Jones at the Labour conference: make or break for Corbynism

Owen Jones at the Labour conference: make or break for Corbynism

Our columnist goes behind the scenes at the Labour party conference to find out whether it's a party in crisis, or one ready to fight a general election. As Brexit pushes the movement to the edge, where are the signs of hope?
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I'll kick out Iain Duncan Smith because of ?'?austerity he inflicted on my ?mum' – video

I'll kick out Iain Duncan Smith because of ?'?austerity he inflicted on my ?mum' – video

Is the chaos in Westminster breeding a new type of politician? We hit the campaign trial with Labour's Faiza Shaheen, who is trying to kick out the Tory grandee Iain Duncan Smith from his Chingford and Woodford Green seat.
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Owen Jones meets Caroline Lucas: Lib Dems' Brexit position is 'massively dangerous' for UK

Owen Jones meets Caroline Lucas: Lib Dems' Brexit position is 'massively dangerous' for UK

The Green MP tells Jones the Liberal Democrats are playing with fire with their 'arrogant' pledge to revoke article 50, describing the policy as a 'slap in the face' for people who voted leave.
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'We will fight to the last drop of blood': embattled Kashmiris target freedom

'We will fight to the last drop of blood': embattled Kashmiris target freedom

Determined to prevent security forces from entering their community, people in the suburb of Anchar, in the disputed region of Kashmir, stand united in their desire to achieve freedom from India.
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Edward Snowden in exile: ‘you have to be ready to stand for something’

Edward Snowden in exile: ‘you have to be ready to stand for something’

Edward Snowden has spent the last six years living in exile in Russia and has now decided to publish his memoirs, Permanent Record.
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Why is a woman doing this? | Modern Masculinity: episode 6

Why is a woman doing this? | Modern Masculinity: episode 6

Over the past 12 weeks Guardian journalist Iman Amrani has been speaking to men around the UK about masculinity and the issues affecting them.
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Why is a woman doing this? | Modern Masculinity: episode 6

Why is a woman doing this? | Modern Masculinity: episode 6

Over the past 12 weeks Guardian journalist Iman Amrani has been speaking to men around the UK about masculinity and the issues affecting them.
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1min
Why is a woman doing this? | Modern Masculinity: episode 6

Why is a woman doing this? | Modern Masculinity: episode 6

Over the past 12 weeks Guardian journalist Iman Amrani has been speaking to men around the UK about masculinity and the issues affecting them.
The Guardian
1min
'No brotherly love’: what's behind the wave of hatred towards foreigners in South Africa?

'No brotherly love’: what's behind the wave of hatred towards foreigners in South Africa?

At least 10 people have been killed so far this month in a surge of attacks targeting foreign-owned businesses in and around South Africa's largest city, Johannesburg. What is behind the wave of xenophobia?
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'Masculinity is not what you see on TV' | Modern Masculinity: episode 4

'Masculinity is not what you see on TV' | Modern Masculinity: episode 4

As part of a series on modern masculinity, Guardian journalist Iman Amrani is exploring what masculinity means to men, aiming to hear from voices that are not often heard in mainstream discussions.
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Men need meaning and responsibility | Modern Masculinity: episode 2

Men need meaning and responsibility | Modern Masculinity: episode 2

Is modern masculinity in crisis? As part of a new series for the Guardian, journalist Iman Amrani is speaking to men across the country about the issues that are affecting men and boys in today's society.
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Why Jordan Peterson is filling the void | Modern Masculinity: episode 1

Why Jordan Peterson is filling the void | Modern Masculinity: episode 1

Is modern masculinity in crisis? As part of a new series for the Guardian, journalist Iman Amrani is speaking to men across the UK about the issues affecting men and boys in today's society.
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What makes a man? | Modern Masculinity: episode 3

What makes a man? | Modern Masculinity: episode 3

As part of a series on modern masculinity, Guardian journalist Iman Amrani is exploring what masculinity means to a range of men from diverse backgrounds.
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We're quitting smoking, so why is big tobacco booming?

We're quitting smoking, so why is big tobacco booming?

Smoking rates are falling in the UK, US and much of Europe. Forty-five per cent of Brits smoked in the 60s and 70s, compared with just 15% today.
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Anywhere but Westminster | ’All this has to stop': our real Brexit crisis

Anywhere but Westminster | ’All this has to stop': our real Brexit crisis

Away from the drama in London, what's actually going on?
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YouTube kids: how unboxing, gaming and toy reviews took over

YouTube kids: how unboxing, gaming and toy reviews took over

Being a YouTuber is now the most popular aspiration for children today, according to a recent survey. In 2018, the site’s highest earner was a seven-year-old American toy reviewer.
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'If all men got pregnant, it'd be taken more seriously': behind the scenes of Seahorse

'If all men got pregnant, it'd be taken more seriously': behind the scenes of Seahorse

The documentary Seahorse tells the story of trans man Freddy McConnell, whose attempt to conceive and give birth was filmed from start to finish.
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'We are trying to save Hong Kong': the political uprising through the eyes of a protester

'We are trying to save Hong Kong': the political uprising through the eyes of a protester

As protests in Hong Kong entered their 11th week, the Guardian's Lily Kuo shadowed a protester for the day as he joined a major anti-government rally. Organisers say the march, banned by police, was attended by as many as 1.7 million people.
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Plastic pollution: ‘I’m giving up. You probably should too’

Plastic pollution: ‘I’m giving up. You probably should too’

<p>After four years of leading volunteer beach cleans in the west of Wales, Alan Cooksonis quitting because of the insurmountable plastic problem around Britain’s coastlines.
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The families left behind after police killings: 'You never get over losing a child'

The families left behind after police killings: 'You never get over losing a child'

Tamir Rice, Terence Crutcher and Ramarley Graham were all killed by police officers.
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Why do we have private schools and should we abolish them?

Why do we have private schools and should we abolish them?

Look at the people who occupy the top jobs across the UK and you’ll find a disproportionate number of them were privately educated. But now campaigners are asking why we have private schools and arguing for us to get rid of them.
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A love letter to Notting Hill carnival: 'It keeps our culture alive’

A love letter to Notting Hill carnival: 'It keeps our culture alive’

Notting Hill carnival, held every summer in west London, is the biggest street party in Europe.
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What Greenlanders say about Trump's interest in their country

What Greenlanders say about Trump's interest in their country

Donald Trump confirmed on Sunday that he was considering an attempt to buy Greenland.
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Owen Jones? on his? attack: ‘I get headlines?. Many minorities don't’ – video

Owen Jones? on his? attack: ‘I get headlines?. Many minorities don't’ – video

The Guardian columnist was attacked outside a pub in London over the weekend. Here he talks about what happened and why he believes we can't be complacent about the far-right threat.
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What do news websites know about who is reading articles? Chris Moran tells us about his role

What do news websites know about who is reading articles? Chris Moran tells us about his role

Keeping track of readers helps news organisations improve their articles, explains the Guardian's editor for strategic projects.
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A massacre that changed Britain: does Peterloo still resonate today?

A massacre that changed Britain: does Peterloo still resonate today?

Two hundred years ago, a group of people seeking political change became victims of a massacre. Would the Peterloo marchers be satisfied with today's Britain? Are their issues now our issues?
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Ibram X Kendi: 'Racist ideas have always been murderous'

Ibram X Kendi: 'Racist ideas have always been murderous'

The American historian argues that, in the Donald Trump era, people need to be actively anti-racist. He also discusses the El Paso shootings, the US president's racially motivated tirades and the most effective way to challenge him.
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Richard Ratcliffe on the fight to free his wife Nazanin from Iranian jail

Richard Ratcliffe on the fight to free his wife Nazanin from Iranian jail

In 2016 Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe was arrested in Iran and charged with espionage. Her young daughter, Gabriella, was with her at the time and the family have been separated ever since.
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Cancer Town: Rev William Barber visits town at heart of Guardian campaign

Cancer Town: Rev William Barber visits town at heart of Guardian campaign

The Guardian invited the civil rights leader to the community on the banks of the Mississippi River where the people face the highest risk of cancer due to airborne toxins in the United States.
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British pair Paul O'Shaughnessy and Lee Cuthbert describe Sydney knife drama

British pair Paul O'Shaughnessy and Lee Cuthbert describe Sydney knife drama

British pair Paul O'Shaughnessy and Lee Cuthbert describe Sydney knife drama
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Fatbergs: 'flushable' wet wipes are creating an environmental catastrophe

Fatbergs: 'flushable' wet wipes are creating an environmental catastrophe

Fatbergs, caused by an entangled mess of wet wipes 'mortared together' by fats, oils and grease to form rock-hard material, are creating a 'real problem with blockages in the pipes', according to Sydney Water's Peter Hadfield.
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Where can you find the opinions of a news organisation? Randeep Ramesh tells us about his role

Where can you find the opinions of a news organisation? Randeep Ramesh tells us about his role

What the Guardian thinks about big subjects - like climate change or Donald Trump - is all in its leader columns, explains the Guardian’s chief leader writer.
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The underground rap battle for Japanese businessmen

The underground rap battle for Japanese businessmen

Corporate culture in Japan involves strict hierarchy and long hours that have led to cases of death from overwork – so some ‘salarimen’ started an underground rap battle to let off steam, express themselves ...
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Owen Jones meets Munroe Bergdorf: ‘It's like people have free rein to harass the trans community’

Owen Jones meets Munroe Bergdorf: ‘It's like people have free rein to harass the trans community’

The trans activist and model Munroe Bergdorf was working with the NSPCC’s Childline until the charity suddenly cut ties with her.
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Buyers Club: the network providing people with affordable hepatitis C medicine

Buyers Club: the network providing people with affordable hepatitis C medicine

In 2013, a cure was found for hepatitis C. It could save millions of lives, but its price tag of between $40,000 and $84,000 for 84 pills puts it far out of most patients’ reach.
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Share - An Instagram star at a crossroads

Share - An Instagram star at a crossroads

Tim is an 18-year-old Asian-American with more than 4m followers on Instagram. He lives online, grabbing his phone first thing in the morning and even taking baths with it sometimes.
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Will this young Muslim be Boris Johnson's ultimate downfall?

Will this young Muslim be Boris Johnson's ultimate downfall?

Boris Johnson may have his eyes on being prime minister but, if successful, he will walk into No 10 with the smallest majority since 1906.
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How your period is making other people rich

How your period is making other people rich

Menstrual cycles have historically been a personal topic.
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