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Race is the stealth issue as a black president downplays black rights
Obama uses his "black cultural vibe when it serves his purposes" stoking a sense of black pride and community.
Last updated: 12 Oct 2012 05:04 GMT
Could Julian Castro be 'the next Obama'?
A charismatic Latino mayor is set to gain national prominence after a major speech at the Democrats' convention.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 05 Sep 2012 13:06 GMT
The balance of political power in the US has been tipped in favour of a new-money elite with a chip on its shoulder.
Last updated: 24 May 2012 08:38 GMT
The shape of African American geopolitics
The Cold War era brought landmark gains in civil rights at the price of stunting black critique of foreign policy.
Last updated: 15 Feb 2012 11:43 GMT
The Third Intifada has already begun
'The Arab Spring ... is the commencement of the Third Intifada on a transnational, pan-Arab and pan-Muslim scale.'
Last updated: 11 Oct 2011 14:25 GMT
Obama's ex-pastor defends sermons
Reverend accuses media of sensationalising his sermons on race and 9/11 attacks.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2008 21:07 GMT
Obama tries to calm race row
US presidential candidate says ex-pastor's remarks "divisive" but will not disown him.
Last updated: 19 Mar 2008 01:47 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'other' Kurds fighting the Islamic State
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
The ascent of Turkey's Ahmet Davutoglu
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Social liberalism: Hollande goes all in
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
In Pictures: Iraqi schools closed to students
Children are unable to begin classes as thousands of displaced Iraqis seek shelter in schools across the Kurdish region.
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
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