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‘I’ve been dead already’

Human rights organisations have damned the U.S. for its use of torture at Guantanamo Bay. David Allegretti speaks to Mamdouh Habib about his experience at the detention camp.

US resistance to gun control

The former John Howard government reformed Australia’s gun laws, Caitlin McArthur asks whether America will ever follow.

No Seoul in North Korea

Can complete harmony between North and South Korea ever be achieved? Tom Parker explores.

No point calling it a tragedy

The murder-suicide of NFL player Jovan Belcher over the weekend has been described by many as a tragedy. However, the frequency in which gun crime is committed in the US means that it cannot be labelled as such, writes Liam Quinn.

Vote One Colbert?

Comedian Stephen Colbert, a registered Democrat, continued his mock of everyone in the American political system this week by announcing his candidacy for the Republicans in the upcoming primary elections. US correspondent Liam Quinn reports.