Issues / Human Rights
A culture of impunity, misguided U.S. policy that has pursued expediency above principle, and an unwillingness of Honduras' political elites to reform their institutions of justice and governance are all to blame.
The legendary activist dedicated her struggles to martyrs in the fights against exploitation and imperialism. Now she's become one herself.
Over 200 Organizations Call on Secretary Kerry to Support Independent Investigation into Murder of Honduran Environmental and Indigenous Rights Activist Berta Caceres.
IPS associate fellow Beverly Bell says this is not just a horrible human rights crisis in Honduras, it's also a battle for the future of Central America.
In this special edition of imixwhatilike! we hosted a panel focused on class politics within the movement for Black lives.
The U.S. military apparently thinks Muslim women’s clothing choices — rather than, say, drone strikes — are a driver of terrorism.
IPS' drug policy expert answers questions about the drug war in a live chat in New Zealand
The federal system's record isn't anything to be proud of. Prison guards get away with abusing prisoners every day.
Inmates across America die every day because of substandard medical care.
Ajamu Baraka and Paul Porter discuss the continuing political fallout of and response to Beyonce's latest.