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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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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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