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US House to vote on cutting Pentagon budget
As US politicians debate how to cut the deficit, lobby groups are pushing for a decrease in military spending.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2012 13:20 GMT
Will Obama be a lame duck president?
Although it may not appear so at first, chances are that Obama will see a second term in the White House.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 18:37 GMT
Norman Solomon, who is campaigning for Congress, believes that it's possible to be an activist and a politician.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2011 10:03 GMT
United we bland
Calls for a return to post-9/11 "unity" in the US, flirt with the elementary constructs of fascism, author says.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 10:45 GMT
To live within our means, let's leave Iraq
If the US is serious about reducing its debt, it could start by living up to its promise to withdraw troops by December.
Last updated: 19 Aug 2011 07:21 GMT
Fidel Castro meets US politicians
Former Cuban president meets congressional delegates amid hopes for diplomatic thaw.
Last updated: 08 Apr 2009 13:47 GMT
Plea for normal US-Cuban relations
Appeal comes as Congressional Black Caucus delegates meet senior government officials.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2009 15:47 GMT
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Socrates and the Corinthians' Democracy
How Brazil's football legend turned every Corinthians' match into a political meeting for democracy.
Thousands flee Pakistan's Waziristan conflict
As the Pakistani army battles Taliban forces, civilians in North Waziristan face an arduous escape for relative safety.
Gold rush for Nepal's ‘Himalayan Viagra’
Nepalese trade in a libido-boosting fungus is booming but experts warn over-exploitation could destroy ecosystem.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The Gaza conundrum: To invade or not to invade
US complicity in Israel's attack on Gaza
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Riada Asimovic Akyol
Modernity according to the Islamic State, Boko Haram, the Taliban et al
'Nazis rape Brazil': The World Cup according to Twitter
The slow death of Turkish higher education
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In Pictures: Assault on Gaza continues
Israeli air strikes continue as the Palestinian death toll has reached more than 100, and several hundred more injured.
In Pictures: Lyari trades guns for football
World Cup fever grips southern Pakistani town notorious for gang wars and drug peddling.
In Pictures: S Sudan's joyless anniversary
On the third anniversary of South Sudan’s independence the country’s humanitarian crisis is spiraling out of control.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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