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Out and proud

The city is to host the 2022 Gay Games. But, as Michael Gold, an editor for the Economist Intelligence Unit, discovered, not everyone is happy

A hero in the family

George Henry Tatham Paton was 22 when he was killed in the first world war. A century later, his relatives travelled to Scotland to celebrate his life

So near and yet so far

The internet expands horizons. But, asks Daniel Knowles, The Economist’s Africa correspondent, does it also tantalise those who can’t reach them?