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The challenges of talking about race
It's only by talking openly about race that its ill effects, stereotypes, and assumptions will eventually go away.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 10:45 GMT
Putting a pope out to pasture
The Catholic Church cannot survive having more than one person who claims to be and is recognised as the pope.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2013 16:49 GMT
Why we won't stop global warming
Unless our short- and long-term interests align, it's unlikely that we'll ever do anything about climate change.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 09:59 GMT
The undecided voter: Four profiles of indecision
Undecided voters have the power to re-elect Obama or to elevate Romney to the highest office in the land, writes Young.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 08:26 GMT
Lance Armstrong: A cheater? Five reasons why we don't care
We live in a society that rewards winners and encourages people to do whatever it takes to win, writes Young.
Last updated: 23 Oct 2012 11:34 GMT
Is Obama still black?
Barack Obama, to many, is not "as noticeably" or, perhaps, "meaningfully black as he once was", writes Young.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2012 04:55 GMT
'Good white folks': Putting 'The Help' in context
The movie 'The Help' recalls the painful reality and limited options faced by many African American women in the past.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 09:25 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
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