A student of the Barack Obama elementary school in Hempstead, N.Y. walks past a board displaying student essays on the president during the official name changing ceremony in 2009.
July 12, 2013 Also: Embattled celebrity chef Paula Deen to star in a comic book; Nathaniel Rich on noir lit; a profile of a literary fraudster.
A young girl holds up a cutout image of Edward Snowden's face at the start of a rally in support of the NSA leaker over the weekend in Hong Kong.
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June 17, 2013 This is the latest revelation to come from documents leaked by Edward Snowden. They purportedly show that Britain and the United States spied on their allies during G-20 summit meetings in England in 2009.
February 15, 2011 The Iraqi defector who provided information that the U.S. and its allies relied on tells The Guardian that his aim was to bring down Saddam Hussein. And he's comfortable with what he did.
February 8, 2011 "It's been the fundamental factors that have motivated people," says an editor of The Guardian. But diplomatic cables uncovered by WikiLeaks do confirm that the U.S. knew about corruption and other problems in the nations being rocked by protests.
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WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange as he arrived at Belmarsh Magistrates' Court, in south-east London, earlier today (Feb. 8, 2011).
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February 8, 2011 Julian Assange's defense has put a Swedish legal expert on the stand to say there have been serious irregularities in the way prosecutors have handled the investigation into alleged sex crimes. The WikiLeaks founder says he's innocent.
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New Scotland Yard, the headquarters building of the Metropolitan Police.
January 20, 2011 The Guardian has uncovered how four officers engaged in sexual relations with environmental activists who they were spying on. One officer married one of his "targets," fathered two children and later got divorced.
December 3, 2010 More than 100,000 people now have "encrypted" copies of the State Department diplomatic cables in WikiLeaks' latest disclosures, founder Julian Assange claimed today.
December 3, 2010 Britain's The Independent says WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange is "expected to be arrested in the coming days after Swedish prosecutors filed a new warrant with British authorities."
June 29, 2010 Why do we care so much about what people think of our musings on social networking sites? How selfish are we? A neurologist tackles the issues.
March 2, 2010 Avoid prologues. Keep your exclamation points under control. Try to leave out the part that readers tend to skip. The Guardian offers fictions writing tips such as these — and mo-- — from a--hors in the biz.
January 25, 2010 Bemoaning the absence of short — and serialized — fiction.
September 15, 2009 When a scandal broke in Britain, The Guardian asked its readers to help go through hundreds of thousands of pages of government documents.
April 29, 2009 The Guardian presents great cameos...
April 13, 2009 An intimate and anecdotal look at the Afghanistan army, courtesy of The Guardian.
March 5, 2009 Need a band name? And an album title? This tool can help!
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