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Obama against the world
Obama's people are focused on the election, but the question is: Will he make it to November 7 and a second term?
Last updated: 28 Sep 2012 03:53 GMT
Confessions of a former Republican
Goulka left a party that, in recent years, has had, "a will to fantasy", and embarked on a hard-won trip into reality.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2012 06:41 GMT
How quickly will the US leave Afghanistan?
The American "withdrawal" regularly mentioned in the media doesn't really mean "withdrawal", writes Engelhardt.
Last updated: 30 Aug 2012 06:21 GMT
A message in blood that no one wants to hear
Foreign troops are dying at the hands of their Afghan "allies" in large numbers, underscoring a lack of trust.
Last updated: 14 Aug 2012 09:49 GMT
Beyond nuclear denial
How a world-ending weapon disappeared from our consciousness, but not our planet.
Last updated: 10 Jul 2012 14:38 GMT
And you thought it would be easy?
A fantasy graduation speech for the Class of 2012 on our overheated, overcrowded, overmortgaged planet.
Last updated: 09 Jul 2012 16:51 GMT
Praying at the Church of St Drone
President Obama's role in the 'kill list' is unprecedented - he can directly bypass checks-and-balances, writes author.
Last updated: 07 Jun 2012 06:07 GMT
The golden age of special operations
Obama's focus on special ops and secret drone wars open the door to an imperial presidency with no accountability.
Last updated: 05 Jun 2012 07:26 GMT
Preying on the poor
The poverty-stricken are being squeezed ever tighter by the rules of the rich.
Last updated: 21 May 2012 19:41 GMT
What the laws of war allow
Rather than depicting war crimes, the WikiLeaks War Logs showcase the poverty of international law.
Last updated: 26 Apr 2012 06:30 GMT
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Hopeful Georgia takes baby steps towards EU
Preliminary deal with the European Union would bring the post-Soviet country closer to the Western bloc.
Dubious wisdom: Assad's waiting game
Lacking his father's political cunning, Bashar al-Assad can thank the hard work of others for his survival.
Identity and Exile
Al Jazeera's Matthew Cassel examines why so many American Jews defend Israeli policies regardless of the issue or cost.
Egypt's wave of painkiller addiction
An opiate called tramadol has become increasingly popular in Egypt, but many are unaware of its dangers.
Infographic: Keeping Palestinians occupied
The number of Israeli settlers in the West Bank has doubled since the Oslo Accords were signed 20 years ago.
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Two years since the start of the uprising, rebels and Assad's forces remain locked in conflict.
The best option to settle the CAR crisis?
Why Was Arafat Killed?
The rise and rise of Islamic music
Is Croatia's 'yes' vote tyranny of the majority?
Jewish suffering, Palestinian suffering
Ukraine: A victim of Euro-Russian divide?
In pictures: Ukrainian protesters set up camp
In the largest demonstration since the Orange Revolution, protesters vow to occupy central square until demands are met.
A temporary truce in Thai protests
Tensions ease between police and anti-government demonstrators as country pauses to observe king's birthday.
In Pictures: Troubled paradise of Kashmir
Kashmir's inherent beauty remains undiminished despite years of conflict that has swept the region.
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