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'Despising' Judith Butler and the future of Zionism
The only hope for a lasting peace in Israel and/or Palestine lies in a reimagination of the two nationalisms.
Last updated: 29 Mar 2014 11:10 GMT
Political hate speech flourishes in India
Religious hardliners are having a field day as loopholes in law threaten India's secular democracy.
Last updated: 18 Mar 2014 10:33 GMT
Palestinian activism grows at US universities
Despite heavy backlashes, academic institutions are increasingly endorsing boycotts against Israel's occupation.
Last updated: 09 Dec 2013 08:47 GMT
Yes, we can: Non-European thinkers and philosophers
Walter Mignolo weighs in on the debate on the relative strength's of Eurocentric and non-Eurocentric philosophy.
Walter D Mignolo
Last updated: 19 Feb 2013 11:34 GMT
Dershowitz fights academic freedom at Brooklyn College
Alan Dershowitz's call to boycott a Political Science department should be dismissed by anyone concerned with justice.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 11:23 GMT
Can non-Europeans think?
What happens with thinkers who operate outside the European philosophical 'pedigree'?
Last updated: 15 Jan 2013 11:41 GMT
Slavoj Zizek and the role of the philosopher
Zizek "disrupts" ideological structures, the underside of acceptable philosophical, religious and political discourses.
Last updated: 25 Dec 2012 12:24 GMT
Legitimising the killings in the name of 'just war'
War on terror has not only 'legitimised' the killing of millions, but has also silenced a fair discussion about them.
Last updated: 15 Sep 2012 17:18 GMT
Meet Captain Israel, the anti-BDS superhero
Creators of a new comic hope that they can counter the 'venomous' Israel boycott movement.
Last updated: 06 Sep 2011 10:46 GMT
Canada clamps down on criticism of Israel
In an affront to free speech, Canadian committee declares that criticism of Israel should be considered anti-Semitic.
Last updated: 22 Jul 2011 10:28 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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