Issues / Human Rights
A new book from the Transnational Institute (TNI) includes the article "The Pacific Rim - Oceana Gold Case against El Salvador; impunity and violations of human rights, democracy and human rights", written by IPS Associate Fellow Manuel Perez-Rocha
It shouldn’t have taken 150 years and the deaths of nine innocent churchgoers for Southern states to renounce the Confederate flag.
The Supreme Court’s affirmation of the right to marry and its rainbow-striped afterglow unleashed conservative tantrums.
Relentless racism and a powerful anti-gun control lobby make for a deadly combination.
Reflections on Charleston, racism, and justice from a progressive person of faith
The Justice Department should stop targeting hardworking Americans and start protecting us from actual threats.
In the world’s most incarcerated country, some high-profile sex offenders walk free.
Nearly three dozen states restrict felons from voting even after they've served their time.
There's still time for the Obama administration to prosecute U.S. human rights abusers.
China has its vanishing girls. North Korea has its disappeared prisoners. And America has a generation of missing, jailed, and dead black men.