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May Day: US workers' struggle, then and now
A bloody assault on striking coal miners 100 years ago helped shape the fight for workers' rights in the US.
Last updated: 01 May 2014 14:24 GMT
Slamming Sox reach World Series
Victorino grand slam homer powers Boston past the Detroit Tigers to set up Fall Classic against the St Louis Cardinals.
Last updated: 20 Oct 2013 07:26 GMT
Drama from Obama: The Hill to the rescue?
Will congress take the opportunity to reassess America's War for the Greater Middle East? Don't hold your breath.
Last updated: 09 Sep 2013 16:20 GMT
Not buying the Bush library lies
It is no surprise that the library is full of lies – but the only real question is will they sell?
Last updated: 13 May 2013 16:24 GMT
Obama still funding failed 'faith-based' programmes
It is time to put an end to the grants for faith-based organisations in the name of preventing HIV/AIDS, writes author.
Last updated: 27 Mar 2013 12:42 GMT
The American lockdown state
The US has become a nation not of laws but of legal memos, not of legality but of legalisms.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 13:25 GMT
Deeds over words: Why Obama's inaugural fell short
As a speech, Obama's second inaugural address stood out from the historical norm — but his actions lag far behind.
Last updated: 29 Jan 2013 09:21 GMT
'Don't panic!' - The Hitchhiker's Guide To Imperial Politics
Debt-cutting mania has the flavour of a moral panic, blaming the powerless, distracting attention from real solutions.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2013 12:17 GMT
Meet Jack Lew, the insider's outsider
The more things change, the more they stay the same with Obama's nomination of Jack Lew to replace Tim Geithner.
Last updated: 14 Jan 2013 10:20 GMT
Obama versus physics: Why climate change won't wait for the president
With climate change, we should act fairly soon in response to the timetable set by physics, argues author.
Last updated: 08 Jan 2013 09:58 GMT
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For many the burqa is symbol of women's oppression while others call it assertion of religious or cultural identity.
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
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