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People & Power
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11 - 20
Young observers get ready for Mali's election
Activists in the strife-affected nation are working to educate voters about their rights ahead of Sunday's election.
Last updated: 27 Jul 2013 15:07 GMT
American Liberalism and the national security state
From Wikileaks to the NSA exposé, the national security state unravels, despite liberal apologists.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 15:07 GMT
You've come a long way, baby (or have you?)
Rape is a form of "social control", meant to make women "invisible and shut them" in their homes, out of public sight.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 12:58 GMT
The rise and fall of Japan's Democratic Party
Failure in Sunday's election after three years in power leaves leftists once again relegated to the sidelines.
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 11:34 GMT
Normalising death: The business of drones
As the leading suppliers, users and developers of drones, the US and Israel have defined the landscape of the industry.
Last updated: 07 Dec 2012 08:26 GMT
Qatar making progress fighting AIDS 'taboo'
While the Gulf has worked to improve treatment of people suffering from HIV/AIDS, critics say much more work is needed.
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 19:12 GMT
Frack fight: A secret war of activists
Opening any part of the country to fracking will certainly damage the environment, beyond the planet's abity to cope.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2012 08:13 GMT
Race is the stealth issue as a black president downplays black rights
Obama uses his "black cultural vibe when it serves his purposes" stoking a sense of black pride and community.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 05:04 GMT
Should Americans be told what to drink?
As New York bans large sugary drinks in trying to reduce obesity rates we ask if the move should be extended nationwide.
Inside Story Americas
Inside Story Americas
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 08:44 GMT
Asia's islands of dispute
Are territorial disputes between China and Japan a manifestation of a bigger change in the region?
Last updated: 17 Sep 2012 12:47 GMT
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In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
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