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US marks 50 years since King ‘Dream’ speech
President Barack Obama hails civil rights movement's achievements as nation marks anniversary of iconic speech.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 22:30 GMT
Thousands rally to honour March on Washington
Attendees commemorate civil rights movement and demand more social justice in the US.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT
Martin Luther King, race-baiter?
Conservatives attacked MLK 50 years ago just as they're attacking today's black leaders.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 12:35 GMT
Trayvon Martin's parents lead rallies in US
Thousands rally in New York and elsewhere as anger over acquittal in case of shooting of black teen continues.
Last updated: 21 Jul 2013 05:23 GMT
US prosecutor calls for self-defence rethink
US Attorney General criticises lawful right to use deadly force as protests continue over acquittal of George Zimmerman.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2013 03:13 GMT
More protest calls over Zimmerman verdict
Black preachers call for protests in 100 US cities after George Zimmerman is acquitted of Trayvon Martin's murder.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2013 00:38 GMT
Zimmerman acquittal sparks protests across US
Thousands march in US protesting against acquittal of former neighbourhood watch captain who killed Trayvon Martin.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 10:18 GMT
Gun lobby's bad aim shoots down myth of 'constitutional conservatism'
It's not constitutional scholarship that's missing on the right - it's knowledge of "Schoolhouse Rock", says Rosenberg.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2013 09:40 GMT
'Race war': A trick of political rhetoric
To take white supremacy out of racism is to willfully ignore that reality, writes John Stoehr.
Last updated: 13 Apr 2012 18:51 GMT
Obama calls Florida teen killing 'tragedy'
Thousands rally in protest over death of 17-year-old Trayvon Martin, killed by "self-appointed neighbourhood watchman".
Last updated: 24 Mar 2012 00:46 GMT
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Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
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Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
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Nuodeng enjoyed centuries of prosperity thanks to its wealth of salt, which is still a major source of income today.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
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