Issues / Human Rights
The pontiff had compassionate words for the incarcerated. Will that message be heard by those paid to oversee their safety and security?
This nation of immigrants should shelter more Syrian refugees.
IPS's Board Chair reflects on Pope Francis's upcoming visit
Here's how the U.S. can leverage its wealth, safety, and diplomacy to serve the refugees it helped to create.
South Korea should focus less on extracting apologies from North Korea and more on pursuing pragmatic projects with Pyongyang.
Former CIA leaders are writing a book that will whitewash their crimes against humanity.
The government’s petty harassment didn’t end after I served time for being a whistleblower.
Visual artist Arko Datto combines satellite images and text to paint a picture of migrant workers’ lives in the Arabian Peninsula — and his findings aren't pretty.
Expanding access to fresh and local food is smart for people and the planet.
John Dinges on Cuba-US relations: "I'm optimistic". An interview with John Dinges on Cuba-US relations. Originally in Spanish, with English translation from IPS.