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Erdogan's toughest battle? Turkish president reverses course on key issues (part 1)

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Erdogan's toughest battle? Turkish president reverses course on key issues (part 2)

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IMF warns of risk to global economic growth from Chinese slowdown

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United States: Obama in Alaska to highlight climate change

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The road to exile: A Syrian family’s journey across Europe

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2015-09-02 20:45 MEDIA WATCH

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EU policy consigns Greece ‘to deeper depression’, says Stiglitz

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India - Pakistan: A new generation takes up arms in Kashmir

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Film Show: Wes Craven, ‘The Brand New Testament’, ‘This Ain't California’

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

INSIDE THE AMERICAS

INSIDE THE AMERICAS

Latest update : 2014-01-23

Brazil: Protesters demand affordable housing

This week, as the World Cup in Brazil draws ever closer, we meet the activists using the platform to highlight issues the government would rather forget. Next, we're asking if Venezuela's newspaper shortage is state mismanagement or a deliberate attempt to silence journalists. Finally, we discover a lottery where the stakes couldn't be higher. We travel to the US clinic where uninsured Americans try their luck at seeing a doctor.

By Jeanne LAVENANT , Stéphane BERNSTEIN , Joanna COCKERELL

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2015-09-02 climate change

United States: Obama in Alaska to highlight climate change

This week, Barack Obama made history, becoming the first US president ever to visit the Arctic Circle. His three-day trip to Alaska was aimed at pushing world leaders to take...

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2015-08-26 Hurricanes & storms

Ten years after Katrina, New Orleans is bustling

This week, we head back to New Orleans, ten years after Hurricane Katrina devastated the region. A decade later, many buildings remain destroyed and some of the displaced have...

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2015-08-19 Brazil

Brazil: Dilma Rousseff's political future at stake

This week, we look at Dilma Rousseff's political future. The Brazilian president insists she won't step down, despite mass protests against her government, marred by corruption...

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2015-08-12 Ferguson

The lasting legacy of the 1965 Watts riots in Los Angeles

This week, the unrest in Ferguson, Missouri coincided with another anniversary in the United States. It's been 50 years since the Watts riots, when Los Angeles was the scene of...

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2015-08-05 Mexico

Mexico: High-risk journalism in Veracruz

This week, we head to Mexico where photojournalist Ruben Espinosa was murdered. He worked in the state of Veracruz, one of the most dangerous places in the world for reporters....

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