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Litigating terrorism, to what end?
Legal definitions and constructs around terrorism are tenuous and do not hold culpable all those that provoke terror.
Last updated: 29 Jul 2013 11:48 GMT
Beyond Insulting the Prophet: Defying Hypocrisies East and West
Rulers of Iran and Syria "exaggerate the significance" of the film to divert attention from their own problems.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2012 10:30 GMT
39 ways to limit free speech
Is freedom of expression really free when the government can punish that expression because of its political content?
Last updated: 02 May 2012 15:30 GMT
The two faces of Muslim life in the US
While assimilation of Muslim communities in US society is laudable, a creeping Islamophobia is undermining it.
Last updated: 12 Feb 2012 10:39 GMT
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World powers react to the Bitcoin boom
Currency's value crashed after China forbade its banks from Bitcoin transactions.
Illustrating South Africa's injustice
Political cartoonist Jonathan Shapiro talks about being a thorn in the side of his country's ruling elite.
Ethiopia and Eritrea: Brothers at war no more
New internal and external dynamics are shaping the relations between the two countries.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Mandela: The father of the Rainbow Nation
We asked South Africans to reflect on what Madiba meant to them. Hover over the mosaic to see the responses.
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.
Egypt campus: The people versus the regime - again
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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