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The forgotten war: 12 years in Afghanistan down the memory hole
Will the US still be meddling in Afghanistan 30 years from now? If history is any guide, the answer is yes.
Last updated: 09 Oct 2013 10:37 GMT
Creating a military-industrial-immigration complex
How to turn the US-Mexican border into a war zone.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2013 14:37 GMT
How to be a rogue superpower
The USA's implacable pursuit of Edward Snowden demonstrates the sole superpower's reach and suppression of information.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 13:06 GMT
American Liberalism and the national security state
From Wikileaks to the NSA exposé, the national security state unravels, despite liberal apologists.
Last updated: 23 Jul 2013 15:07 GMT
The American lockdown state
The US has become a nation not of laws but of legal memos, not of legality but of legalisms.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 13:25 GMT
The Pentagon as a global NRA
For Washington, there is no arms control abroad.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 15:22 GMT
'So many people died'
The American system of suffering, from 1965 till now.
Last updated: 12 Jan 2013 12:50 GMT
How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows
In the past, US presidents pursued "plausible deniability" when it came to assassination plots, but not anymore.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2012 08:25 GMT
The war of the image managers
What did it mean for two generals to soar to media glory while the wars they commanded landed in the nearest ditch?
Last updated: 02 Dec 2012 14:12 GMT
The mandate of hell: How not to change the world
Superstorm Sandy revealed just how "unprepared" the US infrastructure is for "predicted climate change events".
Last updated: 16 Nov 2012 08:01 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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