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Beneath the Radar

Gary Younge

Instead of focusing on the psychology of Trayvon Martin’s killer, we should be examining the meaning of his actions.

South Africans of all races have reason to celebrate the life of the country’s first post-apartheid president.

The recent victories of the right-wing, anti-immigrant United Kingdom Independence Party says more about our scapegoats than about its long-term prospects.

The recent victories of the right-wing, anti-immigrant United Kingdom Independence Party says more about our scapegoats than about its long-term prospects.

In every way, her agenda opposed the interests of ordinary working people. How did she get so many of them to vote against their own economic interests again and again?

Whatever reform passes in Washington, poverty in the global South will continue to drive migration.

Obama’s re-election inspired residents of states like Louisiana and Alabama to push for independence from the rest of the country. They should be careful what they wish for.

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Gary Younge
Gary Younge, the Alfred Knobler Journalism Fellow at The Nation Institute, is...

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