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“The tournament belonged to the world”

World Cup 2014 brought fans all the expected thrills of the beautiful game, but for Ryan Bachoo, 25, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Trinidad and Tobago, one thrill was the scope of online coverage ... Read more

16.07.14

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“Pride in Portland – rainbows for diversity”

Different sexual and gender orientation is an open topic during Pride in North America, writes David Masengesho, 26, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Kigali in Rwanda currently residing in the USA. ... Read more

16.07.14

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“Uniforms for HIV/AIDS ‘victims’ not acceptable”

Creating uniforms for people living with HIV is a questionable proposal, writes Lyn-Marie Blackman, a 27-year-old Commonwealth Correspondent from Barbados, who argues the concept could do more damage... Read more

07.07.14

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“Multiculturalism and the World Cup in Toronto”

Asif Reza Akash recently wrote about FIFA World Cup fandom in Bangladesh. Here, Alvin Ma, 22, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Canada, offers a complement to those experiences with a perspective fro... Read more

01.07.14

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“Iraq continues to be a blot on American leadership”

Conflict and extremist attacks continue in Iraq, says Ryan Bachoo, 24, a Commonwealth Correspondent from Trinidad and Tobago, as he examines the role of American involvement under two presidents. At ... Read more

30.06.14

VIDEO OF THE MONTH

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Forgotten Voices: Stories from the other side of paradise