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Maya Angelou: 'Her greatest stories were true'
Her poetry of self inspired the oppressed across the world to believe that they could reveal their personal experience.
Last updated: 29 May 2014 09:56 GMT
Consenting Muslims in America
The scholar recounts his brief detention and interrogation at JFK airport.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2013 18:16 GMT
Ecological crisis and the need to challenge the 20 per cent
The US, home to less than 5 per cent of the world's population, uses almost a quarter of the world's fossil fuel.
Last updated: 15 Oct 2012 11:17 GMT
The call for a planetary patriotism
Environmental historian Angus Wright calls for planetary patriotism and collective action in the face of climate change.
Last updated: 14 Nov 2011 13:15 GMT
9/11 New York: Ten years on
The attacks effected the US in many ways, from better world news coverage by mainstream media to political polarisation.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2011 15:11 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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