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When US 'intelligence' becomes an oxymoron or just moronic
An outdated terror list and the latest NSA scandals are bringing US credibility into question.
Last updated: 31 Oct 2013 08:38 GMT
Islamophobia and the Republican Party
Republican politicians' attack on a Muslim State Department official echoes the Communist witch-hunts of an earlier era.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2012 14:05 GMT
Planned Parenthood pulls a 'Buffy' on the Right
When "pro-life" means anti-birth control, it increases the number of unwanted pregnancies, writes Paul Rosenberg.
Last updated: 08 Feb 2012 11:29 GMT
America's reactionary feminists
What do Palin and Bachmann have that make them so appealing to the American public?
Last updated: 04 Aug 2011 07:08 GMT
US Muslims 'face growing discrimination'
Anti-Muslim bigotry includes inflammatory rhetoric by elected officials, congressional panel is told.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2011 21:53 GMT
The US: Waking up to class politics
The protests in Wisconsin harken back to the old days of labour and class struggle in the US.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2011 15:39 GMT
House hearings worry US Muslims
Protests held against congressman's focus on whether or not American Muslims have become "radicalised".
Last updated: 09 Mar 2011 20:03 GMT
Shocker: Jews vote for Democrats
Midterm voting reveals that American Jews are either Democrats or Republicans, but definitely not Likud.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2010 13:48 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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