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Does Hamas provoke Israel to attack Gaza?
Palestinians as a diverse society are neither reducible to Hamas nor can they be denied the right to resist occupation.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2014 12:43 GMT
Activists urge China to abolish 'black jails'
China still uses labour camps to silence democracy activists and others it considers malcontents.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2014 10:37 GMT
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
The institutions of the modern state have reconfigured perceptions of sharia to focus on punishment rather than ethics.
Last updated: 11 Jul 2014 12:22 GMT
Why is the World Cup more exciting than world politics?
A succession of scandals generate headlines around the world, but the World Cup goes on triumphantly.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2014 13:26 GMT
When Iraq was the bastion of a thriving cosmopolitan culture
Iraq must remain a unified cosmopolitan country, as must all its neighbours.
Last updated: 23 Jun 2014 13:25 GMT
Art and the era of 'existential claims'
Can today's artists intervene for the sake of global salvation?
Last updated: 16 Jun 2014 09:07 GMT
Awards won by Al Jazeera English
Honours given to the channel since launch in 2006.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 14:10 GMT
Rapists: Is castration a solution?
Rather than knee-jerk reactions, we need a resurgence of solidarity based on the protection of the most vulnerable.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 11:52 GMT
Why are there no Muslim philosophers?
Are Muslim academics playing the role of 'house Muslims'?
Last updated: 12 Jun 2014 10:28 GMT
From Russia with love: An Iranian space odyssey
Russia and Iran drag their planetary politics into outer space. Is it deja vu?
Last updated: 02 Jun 2014 07:31 GMT
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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.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
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The informants: Manufacturing terror
The BRICS bank: Multipolarity or Beijing Consensus?
Richard Javad Heydarian
Gaza 1994-2014: The peace that led to war
Gaza: A human tragedy
In Pictures: Destruction and devastation in Gaza
Medics pulled nearly 68 bodies from the rubble early on Monday, according to Gaza's emergency services.
In Pictures: Kashmir's orphan girls
Nearly 40 percent of over 200,000 orphans in India-administered Kashmir are victims of armed conflict.
In Pictures: Global Gaza solidarity protests
From Jakarta, Indonesia to Berlin, Germany, protests have been staged in condemnation of Israel's offensive on Gaza.
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