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Conflict & Justice

Race and identity in Africa

Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's David Amanor, who's based in the African country of Ghana, about how Barack Obama's presidential win has prompted discussions there about what it means to be black or white.

Global Politics

Richardson chosen for commerce post

President-elect Barack Obama today named New Mexico Governor Bill Richardson as his commerce secretary. One of the country's most prominent Latino politicians accepted the nomination...in Spanish and English. The World's Matthew Bell reports.

Conflict & Justice

The future of Guantanamo

Barack Obama has promised to close the detention center at Guantanamo Bay. But the question remains as to what will happen to the accused terrorists still awaiting a trial. Anchor Lisa Mullins speaks with the BBC's Jonathan Beale at Guantanamo.