In the Field
A Chinese historian talks to Al Jazeera about challenging historical facts supported by the Chinese government.
by John Kirk
by Ana Naomi de Sousa
by Aria Danaparamita
Europe20 Sep 2015 09:29 GMT
Despite collapse of communism, Romanians still live in derelict colonies built to support the now-ruined industries.
Talk to Al Jazeera04 Jul 2015 10:56 GMT
After spending 16 years in US prisons, Gerardo Hernandez shares his remarkable story behind his liberation.
Business & Economy01 Jul 2015 15:10 GMT
Normalised Cuba-US relations could result in a hybrid economic model blending socialism and entrepreneurial spirit.
History03 Jun 2015 10:25 GMT
Millions were jailed or executed during the Great Purge, but the dictator is increasingly being remembered fondly.
History01 Jun 2015 08:12 GMT
A raft of laws passed recently praise far-right groups that fought in WWII and ban the display of Soviet symbols.
Politics02 Feb 2015 07:44 GMT
Nostalgic Russians see North Korea as a reminder of a socialist paradise lost.
Poverty & Development02 Jan 2015 18:28 GMT
Fifty years after the revolution, not much has changed for racial group confined to Communist state's lower-rung jobs.
Politics09 Nov 2014 10:52 GMT
Once a hotbed of left-wing agitation, socialists in Cowdenbeath still mourn the beginning of the end of communism.
Politics07 Nov 2014 12:16 GMT
Where is Xi Jinping taking China?
Richard Javad Heydarian
Human Rights05 Nov 2014 08:26 GMT
Former prison boss summoned to face charges for torturing political prisoners in the 1950s.
Greece29 Oct 2014 20:49 GMT
More than 200,000 people resettle in Albania and make investments after years of working abroad.
Poverty & Development18 Oct 2014 10:03 GMT
Al Jazeera visits a North Korean school where children are taught about the ideology of the workers' party.
Politics07 Oct 2014 12:22 GMT
The events in Hong Kong are not isolated; they are part of a larger movement against Beijing's risin
Politics01 Oct 2014 09:40 GMT
Used to shield demonstrators from tear gas and pepper spray, accessory has become motif for calls for political reform.
Human Rights27 Sep 2014 11:57 GMT
Government accused of jailing a Church leader for being Christian but local officials deny targeting the minority.
by John Kirk
by Andrei Lankov
by Richard Javad Heydarian
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