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'My classmate is a war criminal'
Syrian expatriates in the US recount their impressions of the country's embattled president during his student days.
Last updated: 06 Aug 2012 10:42 GMT
Remembering Woody Guthrie
A century after his birth, the influence of 'the first protest singer' lives on through contemporary music of dissent.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2012 15:09 GMT
Hollywood screenwriter Nora Ephron dies
Oscar-nominated screenwriter, known for comedies "When Harry Met Sally" and "Sleepless in Seattle" dies aged 71.
Last updated: 27 Jun 2012 02:10 GMT
Cover-up campaign hits Gulf streets
Activists in Qatar and the United Arab Emirates encourage expatriates to dress modestly and respect local culture.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2012 14:34 GMT
Is Yemen on the path to democracy?
As Yemenis vote in an election with just one candidate, we ask if this is an attempt to keep the old regime in power.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2012 09:30 GMT
Beware of 'Al Chavezeera'
Competing narratives through channels such as Telesur and Al Jazeera has US diplomats worried, WikiLeaks cables show.
Last updated: 04 Oct 2011 20:03 GMT
The Irvine 11: Giving voice to the voiceless
The sentencing of the Irvine 11 demonstrates how voicing Palestinian solidarity is becoming more risky for activists.
Nora Barrows Friedman
Last updated: 26 Sep 2011 13:25 GMT
'Holiday' delays release of US men in Iran
Deal for release of jailed "hikers" delayed because judge whose signature was needed is on vacation, lawyer says.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2011 15:41 GMT
Spanish protests over cost of Pope's visit
Critics say pope's four-day visit to Madrid will cost Spaniards $144m at time of economic hardship.
Last updated: 18 Aug 2011 04:15 GMT
World's newest nation facing challenges
As many refugees return to South Sudan ahead of its official statehood, scarce resources are stretched thin.
Last updated: 02 Jul 2011 11:34 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
UNHCR says hundreds of people trapped in Yaloke town risk death if they are not evacuated to safety urgently.
'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.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
From Panama to Ferguson: Countering the devaluation of black lives
Janvieve Williams Comrie
'I dream of a job, a school, a home'
The crisis in Iraq: Was the rise of ISIL a surprise?
Facing the truth about Brazil's dark past
Ebola in Sierra Leone is not just a health crisis
North Korea: An 'act of war' over a movie?
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