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Comedy: 'An agent for change'
Is our political life enriched or undermined by humour that makes fun of the people in power?
South to North
South 2 North
Last updated: 29 Dec 2012 07:24 GMT
Zuma drops legal case over 'rape' cartoon
South African president withdraws four-year-old case over a cartoon depicting him poised to rape "Lady Justice".
Last updated: 29 Oct 2012 07:35 GMT
Greece: Is the media part of the problem?
We look at the Greek protests and how the media covered them, plus, the world's satirical puppet masters.
Last updated: 25 Jun 2011 09:11 GMT
Online deception and the Arab Spring
We look at how difficult it is for journalists to verify information in a country they are locked out of.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2011 09:34 GMT
The media's role in African elections
We investigate why Nigerians have lost trust in their news media and if cartoonist Zapiro has crossed a line.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2011 13:44 GMT
Libya: A media black hole
Gaddafi responded to protests by shutting out journalists, jamming TV transmissions and cutting off the internet.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2011 11:41 GMT
Anger over S Africa prophet cartoon
Muslim group loses court challenge to prevent publication of "provocative" image.
Last updated: 21 May 2010 20:35 GMT
Those behind political cartoons can face violence, threats and censorship.
Last updated: 17 Aug 2007 14:24 GMT
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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.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The 'Afghan Spring' turns into an 'Autumn of Discontent'
Are reproductive rights human rights?
Open letter to Chancellor Phyllis Wise
How a women-only beach split Turkish society
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Can Nigerian youth destroy Boko Haram's caliphate?
Daniel E Agbiboa
Weekly roundup of #AJOpinion readers' comments
In Pictures: The Beslan massacre, 10 years on
The deadliest terror attack in modern Russia's history led to the deaths of 334 hostages, more than half children.
In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
Inspired by Gaza's free runners and traceurs, parkour is making inroads in India-administered Kashmir.
In Pictures: India's water crisis deepens
As Global Water Week kicks off in Stockholm, world's second most populous city, New Delhi fights for water every day.
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