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Ed Pilkington

Ed Pilkington

    Donald Trump: All Muslims should be banned from entering US
    Donald Trump: All Muslims should be banned from entering US
    Republican frontrunner wants "total and complete shutdown" of borders to Muslims after San Bernardino shooting in latest boundary-pushing proposal.
    Trump trashed, Carson wounded in decisive debate
    Trump trashed, Carson wounded in decisive debate
    Mainstream US Republican presidential hopefuls such as Rand Paul and Jeb Bush snatch back control from populist ‘outsider’ candidates.
    Snowden gets a handle on Twitter
    Snowden gets a handle on Twitter
    “I used to work for the government. Now I work for the public”
    American politics still in thrall to racist views
    American politics still in thrall to racist views
    A former top Obama aide speaks out on the factor of racism in the opposition to president Barack Obama.
    Exoneration a bitter pill after 30 years on death row
    Exoneration a bitter pill after 30 years on death row
    Glenn Ford, the longest-serving death row inmate in the US, has been exonerated of his murder charge and freed from prison.
    Boston bombings: Case against the Boston Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
    Boston bombings: Case against the Boston Dzhokhar Tsarnaev
    Surveillance cameras reveal how the Tsarnaev brothers calmly planted and detonated pressure-cooker bombs.
    Obama's immigration drive
    Obama's immigration drive
    Barack Obama has been bent on opening a pathway to citizenship for foreigners, even illegal ones.
    Pain of getting hooked on 'hillbilly heroin' crushes developed world
    Pain of getting hooked on 'hillbilly heroin' crushes developed world
    It began with doctors trying to help their patients but has turned into an epidemic of addiction. Ed Pilkington reports.
    Opportunity knocks for Romney's crew
    Opportunity knocks for Romney's crew
    Obama has a variety of different routes to victory on November 6, but Romney's hopes are next to moribund unless he wins in Ohio.
    BBC's blind eye to sexual predation causes furore
    BBC's blind eye to sexual predation causes furore
    The BBC is in the middle of a growing scandal involving a television host who was once one of its highest-profile stars.
    Obama cracks the digital whip
    Obama cracks the digital whip
    On the online political battlefield, US president Barack Obama beats his rival for the hands down, write Ed Pilkington & Amanda Michel.