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'The Act of Killing' and the consequences of forgetting
A new documentary shows that years later, the 'worst mass murders of the 20th century' still rattle Indonesian society.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2013 13:13 GMT
The silent empire
It's time for us to speak up and protest against what we find unacceptable.
Last updated: 04 Jul 2013 11:39 GMT
Power, privilege and climate change: A tale of two presidents
With less than five percent of the world's population, the US consumes about a quarter of the world's fossil fuels.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2013 11:45 GMT
Ecological crisis and the need to challenge the 20 per cent
The US, home to less than 5 per cent of the world's population, uses almost a quarter of the world's fossil fuel.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 11:17 GMT
Gore Vidal remembered: 'Every time a friend succeeds, I die a little'
The celebrated author, playwright, politician and commentator was a leader of US literary culture for six decades.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2012 10:12 GMT
A tale of two voyages and the global colour line
Why did the media feature the Costa Concordia story for weeks but ignore the sinking of a boat carrying migrants?
Last updated: 24 Feb 2012 15:50 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Jewish state bill' doesn't matter to us, Palestinians
South Sudan: A 'thankless kid'?
Why is Nigeria's Jonathan worried?
'One black, one white, separate and unequal'
Michael Brown was not a boy, he was a 'demon'
Does Uhuru Kenyatta know Kenya is burning?
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