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'Deporter in chief' Obama has alienated Latino voters

New report reveals how Obama's immigration law enforcement priorities compare with the Bush administration's

Topics:
Customs and Border Protection
Immigration
Election 2014

Orban’s Hungary is a teetering house of cards

Demonstrations over proposed Internet tax mark rise of opposition to prime minister’s right-wing Fidesz party

Topics:
Hungary
European Union
Internet

Compaoré is gone, but Burkina Faso is gripped by uncertainty

Military leaders must offer substantive concessions to protesters and ensure smooth transition to civilian rule

Topics:
Burkina Faso
Africa
International

Safety-net programs soften blow from stagnant economy

Per capita income drop would be more than twice as bad but for New Deal programs under attack by conservatives

Topics:
Economy
Income inequality
Social Security