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Nuclear weapons as instruments of peace?
The support for nuclear weapons found among top scholars in the field is a warning sign of American cultural decadence.
Last updated: 09 Apr 2012 10:48 GMT
When women lead the world
Would the world be more peaceful if women were in charge? A new book by Steven Pinker says that the answer is "yes".
Joseph S Nye
Last updated: 17 Feb 2012 08:56 GMT
Q&A: 'Why violence has declined' among humans
Steven Pinker, author of "The Better Angels of Our Nature", argues this may be the most peaceful era in human existence.
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012 16:09 GMT
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Gaza: Nowhere to hide
More than one-quarter of Gaza's population has been displaced, causing a humanitarian crisis.
Ugandans baffled by sleeping ministers
Ministers and MPs caught on camera sleeping through important speeches have sparked criticism that they are not working.
Are UK banks targeting Muslim charities?
Muslim charities claim discrimination after major UK banks began closing their accounts.
Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
Italy struggles to deal with growing flood of migrants willing to risk their lives to reach the nearest European shores.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
The outlaw state of Israel, part I
Putin's Soviet 'therapy' for Crimea
Australia: Child refugees' moral 'blackmail'
The rise of Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions
Ebola outbreak: We need information, not panic
Moderate or zealot on Israel: No real difference
In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
An estimated 1.5 million children living on streets are vulnerable to sexual abuse and drugs on daily basis.
Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
In Pictures: Thailand's Buddhist detox centre
The Wat Tham Krabok monastery is Thailand's largest free drug rehabilitation facility.
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