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Slavoj Zizek and Harum Scarum
By saying "Asian values" have corrupted capitalism, Zizek aligns himself with generations of Orientalist thinkers.
Last updated: 11 Nov 2011 14:46 GMT
Egyptian bloggers rally against military
Hundreds risk potential prosecution to voice criticisms of post-revolution military rule and slow pace of reforms.
Last updated: 23 May 2011 19:34 GMT
UN sends mission to Tripoli
UN to send humanitarian fact-finding team to Libya and appoints new envoy as fighting continues.
Last updated: 07 Mar 2011 11:29 GMT
Hong Kong protests for Nobel winner
Hundreds implore Chinese government to release human rights activist Liu Xiabo ahead of the Nobel Peace Prize ceremony.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2010 21:09 GMT
Chinese anger at Nobel Prize choice
Peace prize for Liu Xiaobo infuriates China, which calls decision to honour the jailed activist an "obscenity".
Last updated: 09 Oct 2010 16:17 GMT
Chinese dissident wins Nobel Prize
Peace prize for Liu Xiaobo angers China, which calls decision to honour the jailed activist an "obscenity".
Last updated: 08 Oct 2010 18:14 GMT
The peace prize in the digital age
The internet has been lauded by Nobel Peace prize-winning Chinese activist Liu Xiaobo as "God's gift to China".
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 08 Oct 2010 12:50 GMT
Liu Xiaobo wins Nobel Peace prize
Decision to honour jailed Chinese dissident for his rights campaign angers China which calls the move an "obscenity".
Last updated: 08 Oct 2010 12:45 GMT
Sir David speaks to the former president of the Czech Republic, plus Juliette Binoche.
Frost Over the World
Last updated: 03 Oct 2008 08:13 GMT
Havel vies with Pope for Nobel
Pope John Paul II is the front-runner to win the Nobel Peace Prize, due to be announced on Friday, narrowly ahead of former Czech President Vaclav Havel in the run in.
Last updated: 10 Oct 2003 14:31 GMT
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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.
Canada's sexual harassment at work problem
Nearly half of Canadians have suffered inappropriate advances on the job - and the political arena is no exception.
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