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Wisconsin governor's job in the balance
Referendum called in US state to decide on fate of governor after weeks of protests against his budget cuts.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 16:28 GMT
Stage set for US showdown over recall vote
Much is at stake for Democrats and Republicans as Wisconsin votes on whether to remove governor on Tuesday.
Last updated: 04 Jun 2012 13:34 GMT
The Koch Brothers
People & Power asks why the billionaire siblings are spending a fortune in support of a conservative political agenda.
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Last updated: 29 Mar 2012 04:48 GMT
What if democracy is just an illusion?
In the US, the dominant political discourse consists of ideas put forth by the ruling class.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2012 09:15 GMT
Barack Obama's BFFs
In several swing states, conservative governors are doing Obama a favour by alienating potential Republican voters.
Last updated: 12 Mar 2012 11:57 GMT
The real meaning behind Rick Santorum's anti-college speech
Santorum's anti-intellectualism has a goal - creating obedient workers - obscured a paranoid style of politics.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2012 15:15 GMT
Petitions filed to recall US governor
Pro-union supporters gathered over 1 million signatures demanding the removal of Wisconsin's Scott Walker.
Last updated: 18 Jan 2012 01:45 GMT
Locking up profits
Private prison companies strive to keep millions behind bars to keep their profits up.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2011 11:52 GMT
Unsung victors in the hottest 2011 election
The 'Occupy' movement has already won a victory by beating back anti-union legislation in Ohio.
Last updated: 26 Nov 2011 03:40 GMT
How neoliberalism created an age of activism
Decades of neoliberal economic policies have concentrated wealth and are now spurring a global backlash.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2011 13:21 GMT
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Rising tide of UK anti-immigrant sentiment
Swathes of the British electorate continue to show discontent with all things European, including immigration.
A glimpse into the universe's oldest galaxies
Astronomers have captured images of primordial galaxies that helped light up the cosmos after the Big Bang.
The photo controversy over indigenous people
Critics assail British photographer's portrayal of indigenous people, but he says he's highlighting their plight.
'We got this, Bob Geldof, so back off'
As Western stars re-release 1980s charity hit, many Africans say it's a demeaning relic that can do more harm than good.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
On Erdogan and Muslim mothers
Riada Asimovic Akyol
Sexual violence continues for Myanmar women
Tin Tin Nyo
OPEC in the age of climate change
Berlin and the global digital resistance movement
The 'Jewish state bill' doesn't matter to us, Palestinians
South Sudan: A 'thankless kid'?
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