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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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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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