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Best of Britain: 10 places that drove positive change in 2022 From the town that rewilded itself, to the city trialling a solution to homelessness, here are 10 UK beacons of progress for 2022 Democracy Environment Politics Society
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What went right this week: some good news for the Amazon, plus more The Amazon breathed easier, the US midterms offered cause for optimism, and the French had a bright idea we can all copy, plus more Conservation Democracy Environment Politics Society
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What went right this week: defending democracy, plus more positive news Analysis suggested autocrats are losing power, the Philippines banned child marriage, and gorillas got a boost, plus more Democracy Environment Food Health Politics Society
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British society is more united than we are led to believe, finds study The culture wars do not resonate with most Britons, according to a report, which says the country is actually united on many fronts Democracy Media Politics Society
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Rutger Bregman: ‘I sense a shift in the zeitgeist – cynicism is out, hope is in’ The Dutch historian discusses altruism, Norwegian prisons and why Donald Trump would never have survived as a hunter-gatherer Culture Media Perspective Society
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How communities in Scotland are breaking up the old land monopolies In Scotland, community buyouts are part of a renewed effort to make the ground beneath people’s feet more even Democracy Environment Justice Society
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