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Explore the origins and evolution of ISIL
'Miners Shot Down' wins Emmy for best documentary
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In order to show solidarity with NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, who is currently in Hong Kong, residents of the city have taken to social media to organise a rally in his support.
Storified by The Stream· Wed, Jun 12 2013 09:33:07
South Africa's miner strike led to the country's deadliest act of police violence since the end of apartheid.
South Africa, Politics, Protests
We follow one man's astounding undercover crusade to expose judicial corruption in Ghana.
Ghana, Politics, Corruption
Abu Hafs al-Mauritani, an Islamic scholar previously with al-Qaeda, discusses the Paris attacks and the rise of ISIL.
Al-Qaeda, ISIL, Paris Attacks
How ordinary people are mobilising to disrupt the fossil fuel industry by redirecting investment.
Business & Economy, Environment, Climate Change