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When America Met Mandela
June 28, 2013 - Mandela's first visit to the U.S. in 1990s revealed how much America had yet to learn about the anti-apartheid leader who had captured the nation's imagination. By Francis Njubi Nesbitt
What Drove Michael Hastings to His Death?
June 28, 2013 - Fear? A simple need for speed? Or something else? By Lizzie Rajasingh
President Obama's Anti-Nuke Sentiments a Cover for Plans to Secure Their Existence in Perpetuity
June 28, 2013 - The National Nuclear Security Administration's new Stockpile Stewardship and Management Plan is as grandiose as it is unconscionable. By Russ Wellen
Algeria's Trappist Monk Massacre: The Case That Won't Go Away
June 27, 2013 - It regained prominence with the release of the 2011 film "Of Gods and Men." By Rob Prince
Human Rights from the Ground Up: Women and the Egyptian Revolution
June 27, 2013 - To support women's rights in Egypt, the international community must condemn state violence, support civil society, and work for economic justice. By Nadine Naber, published in Toward Freedom
U.S. Tactical Nuclear Weapons More an Irritant Than Deterrent
June 26, 2013 - Is Pakistan a country that might, as opposed to the United States, actually find tactical nuclear weapons useful? By Russ Wellen