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Blame it on the internet
In authoritarian regimes, the demonisation of social media is a transparent play for power.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2014 09:43 GMT
US: The GOP's pro-life hypocrisy
If pro-life Republicans want to save lives, they could start with women and children in the reddest states.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 12:44 GMT
The domestic abusers lobby
The right of an abuser to own a gun trumps the right of a victim to walk away with her life, argues Filipovic.
Last updated: 20 Mar 2013 12:20 GMT
Is feminism making us fat?
The US is one of the only four nations on earth lacking a federally mandated maternity leave, writes Filipovic.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2013 12:36 GMT
Protecting women from violence
Their opposition to a sensible anti-domestic violence bill shows just how far rightward the GOP has moved.
Last updated: 06 Mar 2013 16:10 GMT
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Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
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.
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Making desperate people's lives truly miserable
In Pictures: DR Congo's dance battles
Salaam Kivu International Film Festival gives the people of war-weary eastern DR Congo a chance to forget their misery.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Syrian food finds Jordanian home
Beloved Syrian ice cream, shawerma and sweets shops have sprung up across Jordan to the delight of locals.
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