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Jesse Jackson Jr pleads guilty to graft
Former congressman admits he misused $750,000 in campaign funds to "finance extravagant lifestyle".
Last updated: 21 Feb 2013 11:30 GMT
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
Sink the ship to drown the captain
Republicans are opposing economic stimulus such as food stamps to boost the chance that Obama loses, says author.
Last updated: 28 Jun 2012 11:26 GMT
Chorus of sorrow at Whitney Houston's wake
Friends, family and celebrities gather in Newark, New Jersey, for funeral of troubled mega-star and pop music icon.
Last updated: 19 Feb 2012 04:15 GMT
Preserving Dr King's legacy
Martin Luther King Jr returns to the national mall in Washington after 48 years as his memorial is inducted.
Last updated: 17 Oct 2011 13:32 GMT
Vote suppression in the US revs up
In recent years, the Republican Party has accelerated its efforts to make voting more difficult for Americans.
Heather Digby Parton
Last updated: 19 Sep 2011 14:17 GMT
Tea parties and broken promises
Jesse Jackson and Brad Blakeman discuss Obama's promise of change and the impact of the Tea Party on the midterms.
Frost Over the World
Last updated: 06 Nov 2010 13:42 GMT
US imam weighs mosque solution
Feisal Abdul Rauf says all options "being explored" to resolve debate over Islamic centre's location.
Last updated: 13 Sep 2010 17:29 GMT
Jesse Jackson backs mosque plan
US religious leader backs right to build Islamic centre near Ground Zero.
Last updated: 11 Sep 2010 18:13 GMT
Making the Iraq war disappear
Analyst says US media seems no longer interested in assessing impact of US invasion.
Last updated: 21 Mar 2010 07:02 GMT
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Sistine Chapel for rent: Is nothing sacred?
What happens to the Caucasus when Russia stumbles
Will France take Sarkozy back?
Western fascination with 'badass' Kurdish women
Bashir's calculated diplomatic dance
Big rethink for counterterrorism
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