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Opening the other eye: Charles Taylor and selective accountability
Leaders are typically held accountable to international criminal law when they block Western interests.
Last updated: 01 May 2012 19:25 GMT
Selecting a World Bank president: The resilience of a West-centric world
The governance of the world economy remains neoliberal and West-centric, and for this reason less than legitimate.
Last updated: 20 Apr 2012 15:15 GMT
Thousands of Honduran workers occupy land
Squatters say they have been waiting for land for 15 years, fuelling new tensions over land rights.
Last updated: 19 Apr 2012 10:43 GMT
Nuclear weapons as instruments of peace?
The support for nuclear weapons found among top scholars in the field is a warning sign of American cultural decadence.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 10:48 GMT
Hana's hunger strike ends, but her punishment continues
Israel's forced relocation of activist simply expands the walls of her prison.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2012 12:23 GMT
Why not get law and politics right in Iran?
According to US intelligence estimates, Iran abandoned its nuclear weapons programme in 2003.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2012 08:24 GMT
Hana Shalabi: Palestinian non-violence and global indifference
The international community must ensure that Israel abandons the cruel practice of "administrative detention".
Last updated: 23 Mar 2012 11:28 GMT
Afghanistan: When war turns pathological, get out
The US should withdraw from Afghanistan, for the sake of both the Afghan and the American people.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2012 20:33 GMT
Quran burning: Mistake, crime, and metaphor
The failure of the US to appreciate the seriousness of Quran burnings undermines claims of benevolence in Afghanistan.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2012 18:18 GMT
Saving Khader Adnan's life and legacy
Richard Falk discusses the end of Khader Adnan's hunger strike, and its potential consequences.
Last updated: 22 Feb 2012 11:15 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
Tariq Ramadan and the reconfiguration of Islamic authority on Web 2.0
Modi's 100 days: Biding his time, circling the wagons
Erosion of Hong Kong's core values
From a failed elite to a farce in Somalia
Abdi Ismail Samatar
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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