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US congressman gauges public opinion on Syria
Al Jazeera spent two days on the road with Justin Amash, who asked voters about their thoughts on US action in Syria.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 20:57 GMT
John Kerry sells a war that Americans aren't buying
If Congress approves military action in Syria, they will fail to represent the people who elected them.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2013 08:22 GMT
US politicians back Prism spying programme
Congressmen narrowly reject amendment that would have curtailed the National Security Agency's surveillance programme.
Last updated: 25 Jul 2013 01:45 GMT
US Congress to vote on NSA spying powers
Obama squares off against politicians ahead of possible vote aimed at slashing NSA funding and limiting surveillance.
Last updated: 24 Jul 2013 02:59 GMT
Republican hypocrisy on surveillance
Despite the clamour made by Republicans on government surveillance, they are reticent when Arab Americans are targeted.
Last updated: 08 Jul 2013 09:18 GMT
War-weary Republicans rebuke Romney
More conservatives are shifting their positions on Iraq, Afghanistan, and military spending.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2011 09:45 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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