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A grand bargain is a grand betrayal: The forgotten, lonely world of facts
That the United States is centre-right and Obama must needs compromise on slashing the welfare state is a myth.
Last updated: 25 Nov 2012 16:13 GMT
Choosing the American President
The voters have chosen, but what will the next four years bring?
Last updated: 09 Nov 2012 11:23 GMT
Fifty states of voter suppression
There's a need for a unified counter-message to fight the racist myth of minority voter fraud in the US, says Rosenberg.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 06:51 GMT
The racist nature of the Republican Party's most effective lies
America's media could expose Romney's pattern of pervasive lying, and the racist subtext that runs through much of it.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2012 10:02 GMT
Triumphs and tragedies of US conventions
As the Democratic and Republican conventions convene, Al Jazeera looks at the hits and misses of past gatherings.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2012 18:53 GMT
Gore Vidal remembered: 'Every time a friend succeeds, I die a little'
The celebrated author, playwright, politician and commentator was a leader of US literary culture for six decades.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2012 10:12 GMT
Romney set to destroy the centre ground
There seems to be a radical shift in the campaign strategy which reflects a hidden truth behind the bland façade.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2012 20:22 GMT
Conservative courage and other myths
Why do Republicans no longer break rank and speak out against radicals that drive their conservatism to the far-right?
Last updated: 02 Jun 2012 15:29 GMT
Hey, hey LBJ - why have you come back today?
When faced with the possibility of a reactionary conservative White House, radicals may vote for a 'less bad' liberal.
Last updated: 12 May 2012 19:59 GMT
A structure of lies surrounds Snowe's departure
In the US Senate, bipartisan centrism is the problem, not the solution.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2012 12:46 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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