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Palfest: Who represents whom in literature?
This year's Palfest raises important questions of the politics of literary representation.
Last updated: 09 Jun 2014 09:08 GMT
Iran, Orientalism and Western illusions about Syria
Over 100,000 deaths and millions of refugees later, is the Western narrative similar to what Iranians have been saying?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Last updated: 06 Apr 2014 09:11 GMT
The Diamond Jubilee, a tabloid mafia, the Olympics and the eurozone crisis are all shaping Britain's future.
Last updated: 18 Jun 2012 14:30 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
Newt Gingrich's 'Heart of Darkness'
Behind the smokescreen, Gingrich's true accomplishment is being a master of propaganda.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2011 13:49 GMT
Congo's flawed but necessary election
The UN and EU's decision not to send election monitors to DRC may place the country's third poll since 1960 in jeopardy.
Last updated: 27 Nov 2011 13:52 GMT
Hold the line: Stop 'copyright rendition'
A US law challenged in the Supreme Court could remove hundreds of thousands of artistic works from the public domain.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 13:23 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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