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Thousands throng to Mandela mourning site
Tens of thousands of mourners, some breaking through barriers, flock to pay final respects to anti-apartheid hero.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2013 17:30 GMT
Colombia rejects US hostage mediation offer
President Santos says he will not allow the FARC rebels a "media spectacle" by using US civil rights activist Jackson.
Last updated: 29 Sep 2013 04:29 GMT
Martin Luther King, race-baiter?
Conservatives attacked MLK 50 years ago just as they're attacking today's black leaders.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2013 12:35 GMT
The challenges of talking about race
It's only by talking openly about race that its ill effects, stereotypes, and assumptions will eventually go away.
Last updated: 30 Jul 2013 10:45 GMT
Trayvon death unnecessary says top prosecutor
Attorney General's remarks come as Justice Dept reviews case of George Zimmerman, acquitted of murdering teenager.
Last updated: 16 Jul 2013 03:56 GMT
Zimmerman acquittal sparks protests across US
Thousands march in US protesting against acquittal of former neighbourhood watch captain who killed Trayvon Martin.
Last updated: 15 Jul 2013 10:18 GMT
Obama trips on Senegal's democracy
The Senegalese government likely hopes the president's visit will deepen economic cooperation with the United States.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2013 12:47 GMT
Venezuela sets presidential poll for April 14
Election date to choose successor to Hugo Chavez announced, as opposition asks Henrique Capriles to run for president.
Last updated: 10 Mar 2013 12:18 GMT
Maduro sworn in as Venezuela acting president
Inauguration of Hugo Chavez's hand-picked successor comes just hours after late leader's state funeral in Caracas.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 07:04 GMT
Jesse Jackson assesses Chavez
US civil rights leader spoke to Al Jazeera's Lucia Newman after attending Venezuelan leader's funeral.
Last updated: 09 Mar 2013 01:49 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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