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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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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.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
ISIL and the French diplomatic renaissance
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
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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