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The American lockdown state
The US has become a nation not of laws but of legal memos, not of legality but of legalisms.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 13:25 GMT
The heroine in Zero Dark Thirty is hardly an example of progressiveness - there is nothing feminist in revenge.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 08:59 GMT
Zero Dark Thirty's real collateral damage
The Oscar-nominated film Zero Dark Thirty is misleading at best when it comes to the use of torture.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 13:23 GMT
Fifty states of voter suppression
There's a need for a unified counter-message to fight the racist myth of minority voter fraud in the US, says Rosenberg.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 06:51 GMT
The Koch Brothers
People & Power asks why the billionaire siblings are spending a fortune in support of a conservative political agenda.
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Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 04:48 GMT
The 0.000063% election
How US politics became the politics of the "super rich".
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 11:47 GMT
US detention post-9/11: Birth of a debacle
The Bush administration made a series of decisions authorising torture and secret prisons just days after 9/11.
Last updated: 07 Sep 2011 10:34 GMT
The magical realism of body counts
The US government, and a pliant mainstream media, are making sure the public remain ignorant of civilian casualties.
Muhammad Idrees Ahmad
Last updated: 13 Jun 2011 17:59 GMT
Suleiman: The CIA's man in Cairo
Suleiman, a friend to the US and reported torturer, has long been touted as a presidential successor.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2011 14:10 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
Israel's Operation Protective Edge is the third major offensive on the Gaza Strip in six years.
American Muslims' ongoing civil rights fight
Muslims and Arabs in the US say they face discrimination in many areas of life, 13 years after the 9/11 attacks.
Rainy season worsens South Sudan crisis
At one UN site alone, approximately four children below the age of five are dying each day.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Gaza through the distorted lens of French media
How will China deal with growing anger over pollution?
The hidden hands behind East-West tug of war in Ukraine
On men and war
The rape of Gaza
Russia: RIP freedom of speech?
In Pictures: Malaria outbreak in Indian state
With more than 100 dead, India's northeastern Tripura state continues to battle outbreak of mosquito-borne disease.
In Pictures: Ukraine's collateral damage
Around 800 people have lost their lives in the Ukrainian conflict since mid-April.
In Pictures: Gaza civilians pay price of war
Dozens of Palestinians wounded by Israeli bombings in Gaza are now seeking treatment at East Jerusalem hospitals.
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