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The new world order? Part 1
Media and foreign policy narratives of 'the new world order' are misleading about the realities of today's world.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2014 10:39 GMT
Syria through a glass darkly
Public discourse on what to do about Syria offers limited insight into policy options endorsed by policymakers.
Last updated: 18 Feb 2014 09:27 GMT
It's the faculty, stupid!
The goal for institutes of higher learning should be to educate students to become autonomous and thoughtful citizens.
Last updated: 08 Sep 2013 14:17 GMT
The State Department and a tale of two coup-type things
The US has a history of being non-committal to defining coups when it goes against their interests, writes author.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 13:21 GMT
Living in denial: US policy & Egypt’s military coup
The US must acknowledge that the overthrow of an elected government, replaced by military-appointed officials, is a coup.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 11:26 GMT
Edward Snowden and Washington's revolving-door culture
The recent NSA leak reveals the disturbing extent to which the US' government and corporate sectors have merged.
Last updated: 12 Jun 2013 15:53 GMT
George H W Bush hospitalised for bronchitis
Ex-US president and father of George W Bush to remain in Texas hospital, but condition not considered life threatening.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 19:58 GMT
From sausage factory to slaughterhouse
With Congress becoming a place where ideas go to die, is it time for a third party to challenge the game's rigged rules?
Last updated: 06 Nov 2012 22:29 GMT
Explaining the gender gap in the US election
Polls show President Obama enjoys a lead among female voters, while more men like Mitt Romney.
Last updated: 04 Nov 2012 08:34 GMT
Third-party candidates spar in US debate
Representatives of the Libertarian, Green, Constitution, and Justice parties have held a presidential debate in Chicago.
Last updated: 24 Oct 2012 17:32 GMT
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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
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Back for more: The US and Iraq
The new 'robocops' policing the poor
Afghan elections: Why the candidates can't reach a deal
Russia: We warned the Americans about Islamic State
The face that launched a thousand tweets
Mary Jane Baxter
Obama's war and the Mosul variable
In Pictures: Beyond the burqa
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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