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Can the US get its house in order?
We examine what is behind the political standoff in Washington that led to a partial shutdown.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2013 13:03 GMT
The empty election of 2012
America's campaigns reflect a political system "fated to neither learn from history nor even remember it".
Last updated: 06 Dec 2012 09:02 GMT
Obama's Democratic majority coalition
Obama's legacy will be largely dependent on the political movement he leaves behind.
Last updated: 20 Nov 2012 13:38 GMT
Do political campaigns in the United States matter?
Given the difficult political environment, Democrats this year are forced to believe in the power of campaigns.
Last updated: 27 Oct 2012 12:36 GMT
The US presidential debates and comparison shopping
Debates are the only time Americans can evaluate the two candidates side by side; to match them up against each other.
Last updated: 03 Oct 2012 08:53 GMT
Flag burning and free speech
Constitution prevents the US from stopping flag burning, as it is a form of political expression given legal tolerance.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2012 05:01 GMT
Obama: America's once and future president
Although most say Obama has no chance at a second term, there are many factors on his side that suggest he will win.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 11:24 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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