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Muzzling the dogs of war
Former US State Department Director of Policy Planning advocates President Obama's recent political manoeuvres on Syria.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2013 10:00 GMT
Why massive national security leaks are good for us
Until our dystopian classification system is overhauled, leaks remain an essential public service.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2013 16:49 GMT
Gun lobby's bad aim shoots down myth of 'constitutional conservatism'
It's not constitutional scholarship that's missing on the right - it's knowledge of "Schoolhouse Rock", says Rosenberg.
Last updated: 06 Feb 2013 09:40 GMT
Blood sport politics
Both major US parties routinely use their power when they win to redraw electoral districts' lines to favour themselves.
Last updated: 02 Oct 2012 03:30 GMT
Feast of fools
How American democracy became the property of a commercial oligarchy.
Lewis H Lapham
Last updated: 29 Sep 2012 12:23 GMT
Praying at the Church of St Drone
President Obama's role in the 'kill list' is unprecedented - he can directly bypass checks-and-balances, writes author.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2012 06:07 GMT
Bradley Manning: American hero
Four reasons why Pfc Bradley Mannning deserves the Presidential Medal of Freedom, not a prison cell.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2011 09:56 GMT
Midterms: money changes everything
Political donations from nefarious groups are strangling US democracy, and a former Bush adviser is cashing in.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2010 20:40 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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