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Detail from the painting Liberty Leading the People, by Eugène Delacroix, commemorating the French Revolution of 1830.
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This detail from an illustration in a 1911 Industrial Workers of the World publication depicts a class of workers struggling to hold up finely dressed elites while they drink and dine.
vol. 5, issue 12 - September, 2012
The father of a Syrian general killed in the civil war attends his son's funeral in Damascus in January 2012.
vol. 5, issue 10 - July, 2012
In Senegal, a protester holds a sign rejecting "monarchy" in the form of proposed changes to the constitution which would extend the current president's term in office.
vol. 5, issue 6 - March, 2012
The political cartoon that led to the coining of the term Gerrymander.
vol. 5, issue 5 - February, 2012
Fox News commentator and Tea Party favorite Glenn Beck addresses supporters at his "Restoring Honor" rally in Washington, D.C. on August 28, 2010.
vol. 4, issue 7 - April, 2011
A soldier stands guard at the U.S.-Mexican border in 1916.
vol. 4, issue 2 - November, 2010
An Israeli solider stands guard on the road to Ismailia during the 1973 Arab-Israeli War.
vol. 4, issue 1 - October, 2010
Jenni Williams (Left) and Magodonga Mahlangu (Center) of Women of Zimbabwe Arise (WOZA) receiving the Robert F. Kenndey Human Rights Award from President Barack Obama in November 2009.
vol. 3, issue 11 - August, 2010
Stalin's boots are all that remain of his statue in Budapest. In 1989, popular revolutions exploded across Central and Eastern Europe, bringing an end to communist rule and the Cold War between the Soviet Union and the United States. Twenty years later, as eastern Europeans mark the anniversary of these events, Professor Dragostinova analyzes the social and political weight of those boots in the region.
vol. 3, issue 3 - December, 2009
The National Bank of Slovakia, with an image of the 1 Euro Coin posted on the building. Despite their shared history, Slovakia and the Czech Republic have taken considerably different approaches to participation in the EU, redefining what it means to be European in the process.
vol. 2, issue 11 - August, 2009
A 17th-century map depicting the locations of the Periplus of the Erythraean
vol. 2, issue 9 - June, 2009
The Newborn Monument in Kosovo.
vol. 2, issue 6 - March, 2009
Republican Presidential Candidate Sen. John McCain and President George W. Bush.
vol. 2, issue 1 - October, 2008
The Winter Olympic Torch at Salt Lake City, 2002.
vol. 1, issue 11 - August, 2008
'Taiwan is My Country' Sticker.
vol. 1, issue 9 - June, 2008
Russian President (soon to be Prime Minister) Vladimir Putin
vol. 1, issue 6 - March, 2008
After Putin? Russia's Presidential Elections
UPDATE: This article was updated on June 30, 2008
A minuteman statue depicted on the Massachusetts state quarter
vol. 1, issue 5 - February, 2008
The Second Amendment Goes to Court
UPDATE: This article was updated on November 7, 2008
American flag on fire.
vol. 1, issue 1 - October, 2007

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