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US double standard: Gaddafi bad, Karimov good
The US shows its hypocrisy by accusing 'tyrants' of human rights abuses while not owning up to supporting dictators.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2011 11:19 GMT
The de-politicisation of political media
US political ideologies are converging on the right, but the power of ideas doesn't matter in this popularity contest.
Last updated: 28 Sep 2011 14:02 GMT
United we bland
Calls for a return to post-9/11 "unity" in the US, flirt with the elementary constructs of fascism, author says.
Last updated: 21 Sep 2011 10:45 GMT
Libya: The triumphalism of the US media
Obama and the US media are taking credit for Gaddafi's downfall, but it was the Libyan fighters who won the war.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2011 10:06 GMT
The US' war of words against Syria
The US war of words against Syria is marred by hypocrisy and a lack of realism.
Last updated: 25 Aug 2011 10:31 GMT
Tied to a drowning man
The interconnectedness of the world economy means that US economic woes will have severe effects on others.
Last updated: 11 Aug 2011 09:55 GMT
How the US media marginalises dissent
The US media derides views outside of the mainstream as 'un-serious', and our democracy suffers as a result.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2011 10:50 GMT
Censorship of war casualties in the US
US mainstream media and the public's willful ignorance is to blame for lack of knowledge about true cost of wars.
Last updated: 28 Jul 2011 11:32 GMT
The US love affair with drones
A war strategy built around drone attacks is not only unethical, but will hurt US interests in the long run.
Last updated: 18 Jul 2011 07:39 GMT
The emperor has no economy
Corporate profits are up, consumer income is down, and Orwellian talking points are soaring.
Last updated: 12 Jul 2011 11:03 GMT
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'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.
Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
At least 25 tax collectors have been killed since 2012 in Mogadishu, a city awash in weapons and abject poverty.
Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
JOURNALISM UNDER FIRE
No escape for civilians in Syria
Kenya's fear of liberty
How citizens lead the search for Mexico's disappeared
Jerusalem: Don't call it a religious conflict
The US-China emissions deal likely meaningless
The death of international development
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