Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
Inside Story | 25 Nov 2010 16:47 GMT | US & Canada, United States
Campaigners are calling on passengers to stage a mass boycott of new intrusive security measures at the busiest travel time of the year. It could delay up to 24 million people travelling over the Thanksgiving holiday.
The White House has said it is "desperately" working to balance the privacy concerns of travellers with their security needs.
But as al-Qaeda pledges to attack soft targets in the West, can the US afford to compromise security? And what is the way out of this predicament?
Joining the programme are Shiraz Maher, a senior fellow at the international centre for study of radicalisation at King's college London; Phil Rees, a terrorism expert and the author of Dining with Terrorists; and Osama Abu-Rshade, the editor of Al-Meezan, an Arab bi-weekly newspaper based out of DC.
This episode of Inside Story aired from Wednesday, November 24, 2010.
Source: Al Jazeera
New security measures amount to 'virtual strip searches' and 'breast groping', critics and some travelers say.
US & Canada, United Kingdom, United States
Calais is the most visible sign of France's refugee influx, but smaller camps scattered across the north are growing.
Refugees, Human Rights, War & Conflict
Medicine finally joins religious therapy for thousands suffering psychological disorders in southern Tamil Nadu state.
Mental health, Religion, Poverty & Development
Facing sanctions and stigma, Iranian Americans are pushing for the nuclear deal to survive Congress' September vote.
Politics, Iran, United States
Despite threat of military deployment, tens of thousands of Malaysians rally over alleged corruption and economic woes.
Corruption, Malaysia, Politics
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
The chilling and courageous account of a Danish-Somalian boy in Copenhagen who fell victim to al-Shabab recruiters.
War & Conflict, Al-Shabab, Denmark