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How to be a rogue superpower
The USA's implacable pursuit of Edward Snowden demonstrates the sole superpower's reach and suppression of information.
Last updated: 26 Jul 2013 13:06 GMT
The American lockdown state
The US has become a nation not of laws but of legal memos, not of legality but of legalisms.
Last updated: 09 Feb 2013 13:25 GMT
The Pentagon as a global NRA
For Washington, there is no arms control abroad.
Last updated: 20 Jan 2013 15:22 GMT
How the US intelligence community came out of the shadows
In the past, US presidents pursued "plausible deniability" when it came to assassination plots, but not anymore.
Last updated: 31 Dec 2012 08:25 GMT
The war of the image managers
What did it mean for two generals to soar to media glory while the wars they commanded landed in the nearest ditch?
Last updated: 02 Dec 2012 14:12 GMT
The mandate of hell: How not to change the world
Superstorm Sandy revealed just how "unprepared" the US infrastructure is for "predicted climate change events".
Last updated: 16 Nov 2012 08:01 GMT
Dealing with oil-Qaeda
For years, energy executives have funded a massive campaign to deny the reality of climate change.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2012 13:28 GMT
Democratic Mockpocalypse: How big can one election get?
Everything about this year is crucial and record-making - from attack ads to campaign donations, writes Engelhardt.
Last updated: 29 Oct 2012 08:28 GMT
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
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
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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