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Documents show US spied on Martin Luther King
Newly declassified documents show NSA spied on the civil rights icon, boxer Muhammad Ali and other Vietnam war critics.
Last updated: 26 Sep 2013 08:28 GMT
Zero opportunity employers
The recent death of an impoverished adjunct professor in the US highlights the broader case for workers' rights.
Last updated: 23 Sep 2013 10:47 GMT
Does the Nobel Peace Prize mean anything anymore?
The word 'peace' no longer seems to be an important criteria when judges award the prize.
Last updated: 22 Sep 2013 18:39 GMT
Dream for a City
One woman is keeping the spirit of Dr Martin Luther King's 'I have a dream' speech alive in a depressed American city.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2013 09:59 GMT
Is the US still divided by race?
Fifty years after Martin Luther King's "I have a dream" speech, we ask if his vision of equality has been realised.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2013 09:39 GMT
Obama is closer to Nixon than to MLK
The US president's militaristic foreign policy shows how far removed he is from the civil rights leader's ideas.
Last updated: 29 Aug 2013 08:44 GMT
US marks 50 years since King ‘Dream’ speech
President Barack Obama hails civil rights movement's achievements as nation marks anniversary of iconic speech.
Last updated: 28 Aug 2013 22:30 GMT
The story behind King's famed jail letter
The 'Letter from Birmingham Jail' created the moral blueprint for the civil rights movement.
Last updated: 27 Aug 2013 18:04 GMT
Thousands rally to honour March on Washington
Attendees commemorate civil rights movement and demand more social justice in the US.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 15:10 GMT
US marks 'I have a dream' commemorations
Americans march in preparation for 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's speech on equal rights.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2013 04:19 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.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Zeynep Zileli Rabanea
Diaoyu islands: Torn between two countries
Pakistan's most powerful man?
Malik Ayub Sumbal
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In Pictures: Remembering Nelson Mandela
Former South African President Nelson Mandela dies peacefully at his Johannesburg home. He was 95.
In Pictures: Nelson Mandela's legacy
Al Jazeera showcases the life of Nelson Mandela
In pictures: A tale of three cities
We investigate how three key Afghan cities are being affected by the gradual withdrawal of American troops.
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