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Guests: The Promise and Peril of Democracy
Twenty-five years after the fall of the Berlin Wall, we ask our guests, is neoliberalism undermining European democracy?
Last updated: 28 Sep 2014 18:28 GMT
Maya Angelou: 'Her greatest stories were true'
Her poetry of self inspired the oppressed across the world to believe that they could reveal their personal experience.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 09:56 GMT
The American South as self and other
Slavery was a global institution, not a Southern one; its legacy, in the form of the Tea Party, is global too.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2013 07:59 GMT
The 'Dream Defenders' would defend us all
The 'stand your ground' law affects more than African Americans - it affects everyone.
Last updated: 20 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT
South Dakota foster programme raises concerns
The government of South Dakota controversially places Native American children into non-Native American foster homes.
Last updated: 08 Aug 2013 11:16 GMT
Why we cannot celebrate
Celebrating recent Supreme Court decisions is inappropriate for the setbacks suffered by other minorities.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2013 14:47 GMT
Taking affirmative action off the table
Michigan is the latest battleground in the quest to keep affirmative action alive.
Khaled A Beydoun
Last updated: 30 Mar 2013 13:44 GMT
Why I vote: Community action begins at the ballot
The Latino voting bloc is one of the most important in the nation, so it is time to get organised.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 13:20 GMT
Fifty states of voter suppression
There's a need for a unified counter-message to fight the racist myth of minority voter fraud in the US, says Rosenberg.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 06:51 GMT
Democracy denied: Millions of Americans blocked from voting
Voter suppression efforts today echo 19th century efforts to block urban immigrant working class from casting vote.
Last updated: 28 Oct 2012 12:53 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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