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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
Obama's conservative pandering
The debt-ceiling disaster was merely a symptom of much deeper problems with the ruling class in the US.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2011 12:10 GMT
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Identity and Exile
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Life and times of Nelson Mandela
Trace the life of the former South African president, from humble beginnings as a cattle-boy to a revered leader.
In Pictures: Johannesburg celebrates Mandela
As officials from around the world attended his funeral average South Africans gathered in Johannesburg.
In Pictures: Koung Jor Shan refugee camp
Shan New Year celebrated for first time in Koung Jor Shan refugee camp.
In Pictures: Kiev's protesters
Demonstrators have occupied several buildings in Ukraine's capital, using them as bases for their struggle.
Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
An in-depth look at Egypt's ongoing political crisis.
News, features, opinions and picture galleries from the world's largest democracy.
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Talking Turkey: Orientalism strikes back
Guantanamo's secretive review boards
The 'long journey' to Palestine
FARC may have the answer to Colombia's drug woes
Tunisia's Black Book: transparency or witch-hunt?
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