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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
Deconstructing the drone war
Does the potential 'blowback' from using drones outweigh the benefits claimed by US leaders?
Last updated: 11 Nov 2013 04:56 GMT
MOOCs and their discontents
To say that MOOCs propagate inequality is to deny their fundamental mission and the thinking that conceived them.
Last updated: 21 Oct 2013 11:34 GMT
Why diplomacy with Iran is doomed
The Supreme Leader of Iran, Ayatollah Khamenei is convinced the US' aim is regime change, and with good reason too.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 13:44 GMT
Africa 'leapfrogs' to wider internet access
Entrepreneurs ramp up efforts to bring access to areas held back by limited infrastructure.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2013 17:24 GMT
Evgeny Morozov: 'Something suspicious'
Evgeny Morozov is an expert on internet and privacy issues, and the author of two books.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 11:03 GMT
El Salvador colonel faces jail time in US
Commander accused of war crimes in 1980s will be sentenced on anniversary of El Calabozo massacre.
Last updated: 22 Aug 2013 11:00 GMT
Can secularism survive in Egypt?
Egypt's political crisis might be an opportunity for moderate secularists.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 21:37 GMT
The politics of agony: Lynne Stewart
It is time to release Lynne Stewart on compassionate grounds, argues Charlotte Silver.
Last updated: 07 Aug 2013 09:35 GMT
Sharing science is a crime
The more one shares, the more one undermines a future patent application and a system that encourages privatisation.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 15:29 GMT
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In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
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The 'long journey' to Palestine
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Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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