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Political and social events from the Americas, with exclusive reports and interviews. Every Wednesday at 5.45 pm Paris time.



Latest update : 2012-04-16

Obama pushes for higher taxes on the rich

In the US, top earners could face paying more taxes, as Barack Obama pushes for the "Buffet rule" to be implemented. Next, we head to Central America to look at why Honduras has become one of the most dangerous countries in the world. Finally, we take you to Rio de Janeiro in Brazil, where security has been stepped up ahead of the 2014 World Cup.



2015-11-25 refugees

US divided over how to handle refugee crisis

This week, as the migrant crisis and the Paris attacks prompt more and more countries to tighten their borders, we see how one American city is bucking the trend, welcoming...

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2015-11-20 Green Party

USA: Police training in Oakland aims to avoid blunders

This week, amid case after case of police brutality in the US, some police departments are trying to tackle heavy-handed law enforcement. We take a look at how police in Oakland,...

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2015-11-13 USA

USA: Jewish Americans' rocky relationship with Netanyahu

This week, Benjamin Netanyahu was in Washington for talks with Barack Obama. We take a look at the Israeli Prime Minister's PR campaign to repair his fractured relationship with...

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2015-11-04 Chile

USA: The reasons behind an increase in Cuban refugees

This week, warming ties between Washington and Havana have led to an increase in Cuban refugees sailing to the United States. They're trying to make the most of a unique status...

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2015-10-28 USA

USA: Dramatic arrest of student caught on video

This week, we focus on images that have shocked many in the United States and across the world. A teenage student was brutally arrested in her high school in Columbia, South...

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