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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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Denmark introduces rehab for Syrian fighters
An innovative rehabilitation programme offers Danish fighters in Syria an escape route and help without prosecution.
Islamic State fears take hold in Netherlands
Street tension between radical Muslims and Holland's hard right rises, as Islamic State anxiety grows.
Interactive: Drawdown in Afghanistan
Take an immersive look at the challenges facing the war-torn country as US troops begin their withdrawal.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
Libya: Let the scramble for oil money begin
Confronting ISIL: Why bombing is doomed to fail
Are South Koreans at risk of 'extinction'?
A Caledonian utopia or a nation divided?
Turkish 'genocide' film: An epic too late?
Why ISIL keeps growing
In Pictures: Kashmir copes with floods
Volunteers spring up across Srinagar city to help overcome worst flooding in century amid fear of disease outbreak.
In Pictures: Water still a luxury in Ethiopia
While 52 percent of Ethiopia's people have access to improved water, only 10 percent have water piped into their homes.
In Pictures: Floods ravage Pakistan
Al Jazeera visits Multan in Pakistan which has been inundated with floodwaters affecting more than 2.2 million people.
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