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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
Mexico's top drug kingpins
A quick look at some of the country's most prominent traffickers behind the ongoing deadly turf war between the cartels
Last updated: 09 Oct 2012 18:01 GMT
Back to school: College is the past, prison is the future
Public higher education system in California, the crown jewel of American education, is dying a slow death, writes Kroll
Last updated: 05 Oct 2012 03:32 GMT
Mexican mayor-elect shot dead
Unidentified gunmen shoot dead the mayor-elect of the city of Matehuala and his campaign manager.
Last updated: 13 Aug 2012 03:01 GMT
Philippines 'captures' top Abu Sayyaf chief
Police say Ahmadsali Badron linked to kidnappings and allegedly helped "terrorists" travel in and out the country.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2012 05:51 GMT
Bolivian police reject government pay deal
Leftist government deploys military on the streets and accuses striking officers of setting the stage for a coup.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2012 18:42 GMT
Bolivia announces deal with striking police
Interior minister says officers to end their mutiny in key cities after accepting offer of new salary terms.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2012 16:08 GMT
Bolivia deploys army amid police strike
New rounds of talks planned to end mutiny by policemen demanding better pay and resignation of police chief.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2012 03:18 GMT
German hostage dies in Nigeria rescue attempt
Engineer kidnapped in northern Nigeria about five months ago reportedly killed during failed rescue attempt.
Last updated: 31 May 2012 17:32 GMT
Mexico says Zetas cartel ordered beheadings
Officials say leaders of Zetas drug gang told underling nicknamed El Loco to leave 49 mutilated bodies in town square.
Last updated: 22 May 2012 04:57 GMT
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UK charity crackdown riles Syria aid workers
Muslim volunteers face questioning and threat of arrest, while aid has been disrupted or blocked, charities say.
Abandonment of 'Bring Back Our Girls'
Six months on, outrage and sorrow over the mass schoolgirl abduction has disappeared - except for families in Nigeria.
A soft approach to returning British fighters
ISIL combatants seeking an 'exit strategy' from Mideast conflict need positive reinforcement back home, analysts say.
Austrian youth flocking to ISIL
European nation hit by a wave of Islamophobia as many young fighters join ISIL in Syria and Iraq.
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