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When fear eclipses justice, we all lose: Shutter Guantanamo now
The US intransigence on Guantanamo issue is counterproductive, as it only serves to stoke animosity and contempt.
Last updated: 07 Apr 2013 11:50 GMT
Hollande pledges French withdrawal from Mali
French president says France will continue operations in north Mali with the intention to leave the country in time.
Last updated: 02 Feb 2013 13:09 GMT
France's Hollande to visit Mali on Saturday
President's trip comes three weeks into military intervention in former colony against al-Qaeda-linked rebels.
Last updated: 01 Feb 2013 12:17 GMT
Bigotry for broadcast
Demagogues come in different flavours, but they share a lot of the same basic ingredients.
Last updated: 08 Dec 2012 13:59 GMT
The youth vote: Democrats, but fewer of them
Young voters are still behind the president, but admit they are not as enthusiastic as they were in 2008.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2012 08:38 GMT
UN probes shock therapy at US school
A special-needs school is under fire for its treatment of students with severe behavioural problems.
Al Jazeera staff
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 20:32 GMT
Q&A: Lawyer speaks on aversive shock therapy
Lawyer speaks about the use of a controversial therapy for students with severe behavioural problems.
Last updated: 17 Jul 2012 14:45 GMT
Guatemala: Reconciliation or retrenchment?
Upholding human rights in Guatemala should be the US' first priority to avoid its past mistakes.
Last updated: 13 Jan 2012 18:31 GMT
Justice delayed 30 years in Guatemala
Over 440 men, women and children were massacred to make way for the Chixoy Dam - a World Bank and IADB project.
Last updated: 04 Jan 2012 12:38 GMT
Japan and US secure spots in World Cup final
US outlasts France while Japan defeats Sweden to set up final match in women's soccer final.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2011 00:15 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Nelson Mandela's legacy
Al Jazeera showcases the life of Nelson Mandela
In Pictures: Mandela's life
The South African leader rose from rural obscurity to become one of the world's most respected and loved figures.
In Pictures: Remembering Nelson Mandela
Former South African President Nelson Mandela dies peacefully at his Johannesburg home. He was 95.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
Here is why deconstructing Zionism is important
Yemen's response to brazen attacks inadequate
South Africa after Mandela
Mandela: Speaking truth to power
Khaled A Beydoun
Is Greece leading the way to a new European crisis?
International attitude towards Gaza: management by crisis
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