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Why gridlock in Washington?
The gridlock in Washington is due to uncompromising Tea Party control over the Republican Party.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2013 07:18 GMT
The Democrats: The austerity party?
With continual concessions to House Republicans, Democrats are now the austerians of reactionary Keynesianism.
Last updated: 26 Oct 2012 05:15 GMT
Romney and Ryan: Fighting for an exclusive US
Romney's selection of Paul Ryan as his running mate will have profound implications for the upcoming election.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 10:30 GMT
A structure of lies surrounds Snowe's departure
In the US Senate, bipartisan centrism is the problem, not the solution.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2012 12:46 GMT
Occupy Wall Street: Another world is possible
Obama's rightward shift since taking office has alienated many former supporters, helping to fuel the 'Occupy' movement.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2011 18:14 GMT
AIPAC: The unrivalled lobby
The Israel lobby's power in Washington is so strong that both Democrats and Republicans fear challenging its agenda.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2011 09:39 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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
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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