I’m backing Sharon

Yesterday's emphatic win for the Israeli prime minister offers renewed hope to progressives and the Palestinians.

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Faith against reason

The US election has exposed a growing conflict between two world views. Can they co-exist in one country? Read Jonathan's special report from New Jersey on The Guardian's website

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Through the past darkly

Many have joined the craze to trace long-lost ancestors, but the stories of those closest to us have more meaning.

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A long-term strategy fraught with risk

No prime minister has ever announced his plans for his own future the way Tony Blair did yesterday. Either they deflect the question, pretending they want to do the job forever, or they announce their resignation, effective immediately. Mr Blair … Continued

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