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Obama backs US assault weapons ban
White House says president "actively supportive" of reinstating ban on assault weapons in aftermath of school massacre.
Last updated: 18 Dec 2012 21:38 GMT
Romney takes on Big Bird but not the big issues
The presidential debate in Denver was underwhelming in regards to discussing the big issues plaguing America.
Last updated: 06 Oct 2012 14:52 GMT
Democrats must protect social security both because it is the right thing to do - and there's no reason to cut it.
Last updated: 19 May 2012 15:46 GMT
North Carolina bans gay marriages
Southeastern state approves amendment prohibiting same-sex marriages and civil unions, dealing blow to gay rights in US.
Last updated: 09 May 2012 08:46 GMT
Time to occupy the Democratic Party
Politicians should see the Occupy movement as a call to engage instead of "business as usual".
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 14:49 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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