Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
Republicans want to gut social safety nets, not cut the US deficit.
22 Nov 2011 11:01 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
If the infrastructure of a police state is created, it's only a matter of time before those aggressive powers are used.
14 Nov 2011 11:44 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Iraq, United States
Although the Tea Party and Occupy movement share surface similarities, they represent opposite world views.
21 Oct 2011 09:49 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
The Masters of the Universe evaded responsibility and defiantly demanded more sacrifice from their victims, says author.
Heather Digby Parton | 10 Oct 2011 09:43 GMT | US & Canada, United States
Elizabeth Warren, a US Senate candidate, has a way of speaking about progressive values that makes people listen.
Heather Digby Parton | 26 Sep 2011 16:53 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
In recent years, the Republican Party has accelerated its efforts to make voting more difficult for Americans.
Heather Digby Parton | 19 Sep 2011 14:17 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, United States
From the fiction of Nollywood to the reality of Nigerian politics, movie star Kate Henshaw wants to make a difference.
Arts & Culture, Africa, Nigeria
We look at the micro-blogging site and how it has changed the way breaking news is reported.
Media, United States, Twitter
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Asia, South Korea
We explore how US foreign policy in the Middle East is driving the media's negative portrayals of Arabs and Muslims.
Media, Middle East, US