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by Diana Buttu
by Amr Hamzawy
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Head to Head06 May 2016 19:45 GMT
Former Prime Minister Odinga on Kenya's "tribal" democracy, political violence, corruption and the rise of al-Shabab.
Politics27 Apr 2016 09:47 GMT
Real change can only ever come from popular mass movements.
War & Conflict18 Apr 2016 12:01 GMT
Greece finds itself in the role of a Sisyphean cautionary tale, preserved within the EU in a zombie limbo.
101 East07 Apr 2016 23:43 GMT
Using gun power, he cleaned up his violent city. Now he wants the Filipino presidency. We join his wild ride to the top.
UpFront02 Apr 2016 13:47 GMT
We ask Shahriar Alam, the country's state minister for foreign affairs, about the future of democracy in Bangladesh.
UpFront02 Apr 2016 09:23 GMT
Mehdi Hasan on how money and racism undermine US democracy.
UpFront02 Apr 2016 08:33 GMT
Shahriar Alam, the country's state minister for foreign affairs, discusses the recent surge of ISIL-claimed attacks.
People & Power31 Mar 2016 11:08 GMT
Part two of our investigation into the erosion of US democracy and how it is revealed in the 2016 presidential campaign.
Religion30 Dec 2015 10:23 GMT
As religious conflict intensifies in Myanmar, atheists hide their lack of belief behind secret groups.
Politics06 Sep 2015 05:27 GMT
Rejection of draft sets back plans for Thailand's return to democracy, with the military retaining substantial powers.
Politics10 Aug 2015 03:29 GMT
Arrests made and some polling stations closed, but observers believe parliamentary elections went "fairly well".
Politics09 Aug 2015 13:41 GMT
Poorest nation in the Americas goes to polls after campaign period marred by violence and lack of interest from voters.
Politics02 Jul 2015 09:19 GMT
Ali Benflis reflects on the alleged "void in power", the democratic transition and Algeria's economic issues.
Politics19 Jun 2015 11:46 GMT
Editorials published deploring vote against election reforms and accusing the pro-democracy camp of being "selfish".
China18 Jun 2015 08:29 GMT
Most pro-government politicians stage a walkout as the controversial election reform bill was headed for defeat.
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