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You've come a long way, baby (or have you?)
Rape is a form of "social control", meant to make women "invisible and shut them" in their homes, out of public sight.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 12:58 GMT
How the Republican brain plays defence
Republicans restrict people's right to vote, then accuse Democrats of doing it when they're actually trying to stop it.
Last updated: 26 Aug 2012 13:38 GMT
GOP: Check your intelligence
Republican leaders and talk-show hosts have made it their mission to mock anyone of serious intellectual import.
Last updated: 06 Apr 2012 13:43 GMT
Debating the US Supreme Court's power
Tea Party conservatism has arrived in the Supreme Court, favouring individual 'freedom' from all social obligations.
Last updated: 03 Apr 2012 16:30 GMT
Spain wins battle for shipwreck treasure
After 200 years at the bottom of the sea, $500m worth of imperial Spanish coins reaches Madrid.
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 23:39 GMT
Herman Cain and the conservative victimology
Herman Cain's claim that he's the real victim reflects a wide-ranging conservative belief with profound consequences.
Last updated: 21 Nov 2011 12:28 GMT
I've got a crush on you
Antonin Scalia's type of justice is tough and steep, which is supposed to make the law harder and harsher.
Last updated: 18 Nov 2011 06:21 GMT
How to create a culture of rape
Widespread greed and lack of empathy facilitated the cover-up of child rape at Penn State University.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 11:37 GMT
Midterms: money changes everything
Political donations from nefarious groups are strangling US democracy, and a former Bush adviser is cashing in.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2010 20:40 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
'One black, one white, separate and unequal'
Michael Brown was not a boy, he was a 'demon'
Does Uhuru Kenyatta know Kenya is burning?
US sectarianism: A nation still divided
Khaled A Beydoun
A very secular jihad
Ferguson exposes a crisis in the US
Jason A Johnson
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