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Can American democracy survive its betrayal by the government?
The unbalance among the three branches of government is threatening democracy.
Last updated: 03 Jul 2013 08:36 GMT
It is time to stop mass deportation
Mass deportation and detention is costly and inhumane and the US can save $3.4m a month for 1,000 detainees it releases.
Last updated: 11 Mar 2013 15:57 GMT
Brazil's 'trial of the century'
Thirty-eight defendants are alleged to have laundered money to win votes in Congress.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 10:49 GMT
Detaining US citizens: How did we get here?
The US Senate is pushing to give the military the option of indefinitely detaining US citizens without trial.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2011 14:31 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Lulu: Fake feminism for the 'hashtag generation'
Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why was Arafat killed?
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
'Hotels of death' in Indian holy city
Designated hotels in Varanasi cater to only the old and the infirm, waiting to die and attain "salvation".
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
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