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The birth control bishops
Rather than spend energy fighting contraception legislation, Catholic bishops should clean up their own backyard.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2012 09:15 GMT
Reproductive rights and the Republican primary
The extreme wing of the Republican Party wants to pass a law that would deprive women of their personhood.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2012 17:27 GMT
Cuts that are a matter of life and death
Disabled people in the US say they are losing their independence due to cuts in Medicaid and they are fighting back.
Last updated: 05 Oct 2011 18:25 GMT
Overcrowded jails inimical to justice
In California, long jail sentences pack prisons, but a Supreme Court ruling and a hunger strike may improve conditions.
Last updated: 03 Aug 2011 13:50 GMT
US healthcare: Profits before patients
What is the point of having the world's best medical facilities if citizens don't have the money to access healthcare?
Last updated: 24 May 2011 16:45 GMT
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'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.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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