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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
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
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
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
Black History Month and the uses of the past
In the US, is black history merely a sad prelude to the present, or an ongoing nightmare of discrimination and violence?
Last updated: 28 Feb 2012 05:19 GMT
'Good white folks': Putting 'The Help' in context
The movie 'The Help' recalls the painful reality and limited options faced by many African American women in the past.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 09:25 GMT
Hope lost, audacity found
Obama's administration has pursued a multi-track effort to prevent Americans from participating in the flotilla.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2011 13:35 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
From Panama to Ferguson: Countering the devaluation of black lives
Janvieve Williams Comrie
'I dream of a job, a school, a home'
The crisis in Iraq: Was the rise of ISIL a surprise?
Facing the truth about Brazil's dark past
Ebola in Sierra Leone is not just a health crisis
North Korea: An 'act of war' over a movie?
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