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Justice on trial: The case of Mumia Abu-Jamal
Mumia's case is a primer for understanding the relationship between racism and the criminal justice system in the US.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2012 08:32 GMT
Trayvon Martin: The myth of US post-racialism
The shooting of a young black man demonstrates how institutional and structural racism is still robust in the US.
Khaled A Beydoun
Last updated: 22 Mar 2012 18:56 GMT
Wall Street protesters bullied by police
New York police beat, pepper spray, and arrest protesters, leading activists to wonder who the cops are protecting.
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 08:52 GMT
Funeral service held for executed US man
Friends and family of Troy Davis honour 42-year-old put to death despite pleas of innocence.
Last updated: 01 Oct 2011 18:03 GMT
Why John Carlos and Tommie Smith still matter
The strong political statement that was made on Mexico's Olympic Games podium is still relevant today.
Last updated: 30 Sep 2011 11:40 GMT
Arrests at New York anti-Wall Street protest
At least 80 demonstrators protesting against corporate influence and control are being held by police.
Last updated: 25 Sep 2011 07:45 GMT
US death row inmate makes final appeal
Parole board to decide on Troy Davis case which has garnered worldwide attention and twice reached the Supreme Court.
Last updated: 20 Sep 2011 01:46 GMT
US execution puts death penalty on trial
Troy Davis is set to die in under a week but advocates say there is 'too much doubt' to condemn him to death.
Last updated: 18 Sep 2011 14:02 GMT
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Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
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