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Israeli settlements: 'Unfortunate' or illegal?
Politics can trump the purely legal issue.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2014 10:04 GMT
What we are learning - or should be - from the spying scandal
Revelations about NSA spying on US communications should allow us to join the dots from previous disclosures.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2013 20:08 GMT
We should drop the Apollo model in space, but keep the inspiration
Instead of wondering how NASA lost its edge, we ought to lay a foundation for a systematic exploration of space.
Amy Shira Teitel
Last updated: 28 Feb 2013 10:19 GMT
'Orientals' and Yankee presidents
American presidents come and go, but few, if any, seem to have the will to change the status quo in the Middle East.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2012 14:31 GMT
History is written by the winners
Bill Clinton's genius lay in winning and keeping the affection of those "whose interests he betrayed", writes Hind.
Last updated: 16 Sep 2012 16:26 GMT
'Losing' the world: American decline in perspective
American decline is real - but the US remains the world's dominant power by a large margin.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012 12:33 GMT
The shape of African American geopolitics
The Cold War era brought landmark gains in civil rights at the price of stunting black critique of foreign policy.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012 11:43 GMT
Open-market sustainability for the US
Humanity is over-consuming ecosystem goods and services, depleting our stock of natural capital.
Last updated: 13 Feb 2012 16:09 GMT
Newt Gingrich's 'Heart of Darkness'
Behind the smokescreen, Gingrich's true accomplishment is being a master of propaganda.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2011 13:49 GMT
Nowhere left to run
Has 2010 been a watershed year for Western politics or just a continuation of the move towards a neoliberalised system?
Last updated: 16 Nov 2010 11:09 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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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
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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