Racial prejudice prevails in US town

Descendants of war veterans say Nicodemus is a testament to what has been achieved.

    This week marks 150 years to the day when first shots were fired in the US Civil War.

    Al Jazeera has a series of special reports to mark the anniversary, starting with a visit to a piece of living history, the town of Nicodemus in the state of Kansas.

    It is the first and only remaining pioneer town built by and for black settlers.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Nicodemus.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


    Musta'ribeen, Israel's agents who pose as Palestinians

    Who are the Israeli agents posing as Palestinians?

    Musta'ribeen are an elite Israeli undercover unit that disguises themselves as Arabs or Palestinians.

    Stories from the sex trade

    Stories from the sex trade

    Dutch sex workers, pimps and johns share their stories.

     How Britain Destroyed the Palestinian Homeland

    How Britain Destroyed the Palestinian Homeland

    100 years since Balfour's "promise", Palestinians insist that their rights in Palestine cannot be dismissed.