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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
Analysis: Trimming US military might
Budget cuts force the US secretary of defence to slash troop levels to pre-World War II levels.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2014 14:20 GMT
Palestinian activism grows at US universities
Despite heavy backlashes, academic institutions are increasingly endorsing boycotts against Israel's occupation.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 08:47 GMT
Gassing the West in Syria
The latest posturing by Western countries shows both their hypocrisy and their powerlessness.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2013 15:04 GMT
Espionage and hypocrisy
Is the NSA tapping the internet essential to keeping up with US rivals and enemies?
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 13:49 GMT
Why China won't be a better superpower: Believe in people, not states
People in the West ought to wake up and emulate the popular revolts of Brazil and Turkey, suggests Barkawi.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2013 12:59 GMT
The 'war on terror' comes of age
The global "war on terror" will continue to define what is possible in politics at home and abroad.
Last updated: 16 Jun 2013 13:39 GMT
Burying liberalism in the Homeland
Liberalism in the 1920s was strong enough to tolerate mass protests and respectful funerals for "terrorists".
Last updated: 24 May 2013 16:31 GMT
The neoliberal assault on academia
The neoliberal sacking of the universities runs much deeper than tuition hikes and budget cuts, notes Barkawi.
Last updated: 25 Apr 2013 08:30 GMT
The North Korean bomb may be an uncomfortable fact of life, but so too is the US bomb, notes Barakawi.
Last updated: 17 Apr 2013 08:27 GMT
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'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.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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