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Do freedom of movement restrictions echo the McCarthy era?
In a few cases, keeping people out who foster hate-filled views may help preserve public order.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2013 11:50 GMT
Is banning racist groups democratic?
France's plans to ban far-right group after attack underscores conflict between stability and freedom of association.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2013 12:17 GMT
Living with a disability
The American approach to disability rights is progressive and inclusive - two words not associated with its healthcare.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2013 10:59 GMT
What does it feel like to wear a burka?
The burka is like a "prism that refracts reactions into more shades and tones", argues Bleich.
Last updated: 24 Dec 2012 08:33 GMT
Knowing Islamophobia when we see it
Islamophobia as a concrete and usable social scientific concept can be the foundation for more informed public debates.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2012 11:46 GMT
Is John Terry a racist?
Footballer John Terry's racist remarks are troublesome in a sport trying to "kick" racism out.
Last updated: 30 Oct 2012 13:08 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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