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Conflict & Justice

Google lifts filters in China

Internet giant Google is challenging China's censorship of the web. The company lifted its web filters for users in China, and is threatening to pull out of China because of human rights violations. The World's Mary Kay Magistad has the story.

Global Politics

Gulf recovery hits language barrier

Vietnamese-American fishermen want to be involved in the Gulf Coast recovery effort. But BP and Coast Guard officials are finding out that interpreters are few and far between and some information isn't easy to translate. Julia Kumari Drapkin explains.

Global Politics

Domain name echoes Soviet times

It has been nearly 20 years since the Soviet Union dissolved, but that hasn't stopped some Russians from using an Internet domain called .su, which stands for the Soviet Union. Jessica Golloher has the details from Moscow.