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Legitimising the killings in the name of 'just war'
War on terror has not only 'legitimised' the killing of millions, but has also silenced a fair discussion about them.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 17:18 GMT
Libya's tribes: Ready for battle?
Inside Story examines whether Libyan tribes will follow Gaddafi's call to fight on.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2011 12:52 GMT
Let America be America again
What's happened to America's capacity for moral vision expressed in Lincoln's second inaugural address?
Last updated: 05 Aug 2011 12:01 GMT
Mid East battle of the sociologists
A new phalanx of anthropologist-warriors are being recruited, carrying "cultural scripts" to battle.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2011 15:18 GMT
The pen versus the sword
The Gaddafis enjoyed a political facelift from the West whilst carefully avoiding blowback - until now.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2011 15:32 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
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.
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.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
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.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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