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Google eats the world
As Google continues to build its digital empire, concerns continue to be raised over its practices and ambitions.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2013 08:39 GMT
EU politicians demand probe into US bugging
US security agency spied on EU computer networks in Washington and at UN, according to German magazine Der Spiegel.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2013 19:50 GMT
The chilling effects of surveillance
Mass surveillance without due process threatens to stifle and smother dissent, keeping a populace cowed by fear.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 25 Jun 2013 09:44 GMT
Iran executions anger Afghan families
Dozens of Afghans have been executed in recent months across the border in Iran, mostly for drug related offences.
Last updated: 06 Jun 2013 13:07 GMT
Academia's indentured servants
Outspoken academics are rare: most tenured faculty have stayed silent about the adjunct crisis, notes Kendzior.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2013 11:19 GMT
Stage set for UN showdown over human rights practices in Azerbaijan
Two key UN bodies in Geneva are gearing up to examine Azerbaijan’s poor human rights record.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2013 09:55 GMT
Saving the West Bank's Shuhada Street
Activists press Israel to re-open a once-bustling road in Hebron closed since a mosque massacre in 1994.
Last updated: 08 Mar 2013 13:53 GMT
Human genes in court: Discovery or invention?
The struggle over ownership of human genes continues in the Australian courts, with international implications.
Last updated: 05 Mar 2013 15:42 GMT
You've come a long way, baby (or have you?)
Rape is a form of "social control", meant to make women "invisible and shut them" in their homes, out of public sight.
Last updated: 26 Feb 2013 12:58 GMT
Zionism neoliberal style
Attempts to prettify Israel's land-grabbing policies are not new, but have metamorphosed over time, writes author.
Last updated: 11 Feb 2013 10:03 GMT
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The white 'saviours' of the Arabs
Western fighters have streamed into the Middle East to help 'liberate' Arab countries such as Syria and Libya.
Pakistan mulls tighter controls on madrassas
The Pakistani government is proposing reform of the nation's madrassas, which are accused of fostering terrorism.
Unravelling culture in Iraq's Kurdish region
Weaving and handicrafts are being re-taught to a younger generation of Iraqi Kurds, but not without challenges.
Surviving the post-employment economy
The author argues that in the new economy, it's people, not skills or majors, that have lost value.
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South Sudan's massacre among many
Marx's last stand: Eastern Ukraine
Libya and the ICC: Courting chaos and confusion
Crimea, Nagorno-Karabakh and the Gordian Knot
Diba Nigar Goksel
Antagonising Iran: A strategic miscalculation?
Seyed Mohammad Marandi
Spain's rightward plunge
In Pictures: Myanmar's opium hotspot
A rebel militia in Myanmar's Shan state has been cracking down on drug production.
In Pictures: The Boston Marathon
Runners compete in race where last year a bombing left three dead and more than 260 people injured.
In Pictures: Recounting horror of Rana Plaza
Suffering continues for survivors and victims’ families a year after the building collapsed in Dhaka.
Three years since the start of the uprising, nine million people have been displaced by fighting.
Egypt in Turmoil
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
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