Central & South Asia
People & Power
This month on Al Jazeera
11 - 20
'Idle No More' inspires Canada's indigenous
The nationwide movement has spurred a man to seek justice for the death of his mother on a remote reserve decades ago.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2013 10:36 GMT
The new politics of defence
Conservatives have lapsed in their support of the military - perhaps the centre-left should pick up the mantle.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2013 16:57 GMT
Syria and the impotence of the West
The absence of an armed guarantor will make peace in Syria harder to achieve, writes Barkawi.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2013 09:59 GMT
North Korea: Altering the balance of power?
As Pyongyang conducts another nuclear test, we ask what can regional powers do to counter its nuclear ambitions.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2013 10:55 GMT
ZD30: Hollywood does history
ZD30 again highlights the reality that cinema teaches Americans more about history than the hard labour of historians.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 10:19 GMT
Insurgency and diplomacy
The Syrian resistance should take a note from the Algerians who fought for independence from France.
Last updated: 12 Nov 2012 16:19 GMT
Lessons from the al-Qaeda chronicles: Romney and the attack on women
Women-hating in the US is "not limited to the Republican Party", but can also be found in the "citadels of liberalism".
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 04:54 GMT
Civilisation and savagery at war
The label "savage" is often found in imperial contexts, in wars between Western powers and indigenous peoples.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2012 11:48 GMT
Global Islam vs the Western nation-state
If the anger against the anti-Islam video tells us anything, it's that extremism fuels extremism.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 04:48 GMT
Benghazi: What happened?
The tragic incident in Benghazi highlights 'the government's inability to assert its control over the state'.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2012 14:08 GMT
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Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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