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Washington and Havana: Closer, but no cigar
US finds itself increasingly isolated in the region when it comes to Cuba.
Last updated: 27 Apr 2014 12:20 GMT
A rape a minute, a thousand corpses a year
Violence doesn't have a race, a class, a religion, or a nationality, but it does have a gender, writes Solnit.
Last updated: 10 Feb 2013 14:07 GMT
Seriously, what's so funny about a trillion dollar coin?
Our natural reluctance to consider how banks make money has been encouraged by the silence of those we trust.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2013 12:40 GMT
The DNC was a win for Obama, but a loss for civil liberties
The official kick-off to the President's re-election campaign whitewashed his previous promises, writes author.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 04:09 GMT
Could Julian Castro be 'the next Obama'?
A charismatic Latino mayor is set to gain national prominence after a major speech at the Democrats' convention.
Ali M Latifi
Last updated: 05 Sep 2012 13:06 GMT
Planned Parenthood vs the NRA: Contrasting models of freedom
Economics, not culture wars, may determine this election - but culture wars need to be understood on their own terms.
Last updated: 30 Apr 2012 11:53 GMT
The 0.000063% election
How US politics became the politics of the "super rich".
Last updated: 25 Feb 2012 11:47 GMT
How Gingrich garnered South Carolina support
Newt Gingrich played to the crowd and used their cynicism of the media to his advantage in the SC Republican debates.
Last updated: 24 Jan 2012 15:25 GMT
Colbert and Stewart for a better America in America
By joining the race in South Carolina, the pair are "fighting farce with farce".
Last updated: 20 Jan 2012 17:03 GMT
Rick Perry quits race for White House
Texas governor ends presidential bid, endorsing Newt Gingrich for Republican nomination ahead of South Carolina vote.
Last updated: 19 Jan 2012 21:01 GMT
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
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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
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Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
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