Published in: Home: OpinionInternational aid is racist, say MPs – academics must help decolonise it
A committee of British MPs says aid is structurally racist – but even academics seem stuck in colonial thinking
Published in: openDemocracyUK: NewsMPs back Boris Johnson’s ‘morally reprehensible’ cuts to UK foreign aid
The £4bn cut to overseas development will ‘cost lives’ and break a promise to the world’s poorest people, critics say
Published in: openDemocracyUK: NewsUK aid cuts cast doubt on Boris Johnson’s promise to double climate funding
The prime minister wants a ‘pile of cash’ for climate action from G7 leaders, but aid experts say the UK has...
Published in: openDemocracyUK5 reasons Priti Patel is the last person Britain should be listening to on foreign aid
Yes there’s a problem with the aid budget – and Priti Patel is among those most responsible.
Published in: TransformationCould NGOs flourish in a future without foreign aid?
Only when myths are revealed as myths can there be a clear-eyed conversation about the best ways forward.
Published in: TransformationSuffering happens, but Pakistan's Afghan refugees are more than just victims
The word 'refugee' conjures up images of rows of tents, barefoot children and saddened faces. The reality is more...
Tell Priti Patel: Stop your attack on journalistic freedom
Journalists who share leaks of official information should not face life imprisonment for doing their job