Issues / Human Rights
The military justice system needs a 21st century wake-up call.
The former East Germany's Stasi used similar justifications as the U.S. for total surveillance.
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
The Supreme Court overturned a mandate that certain organizations receiving HIV/AIDS funding state their opposition to prostitution.
Our reproductive rights are still in danger.
Corporate execs at firms like Booz Allen have a vested self-interest in pumping up demand for their snooping services.
The logical fix would require putting more money and effort into securing jobs, transitional housing, and drug treatment for ex-offenders.
Many ethnic Serbs fled -- or were expelled from -- Croatia, Bosnia, and Kosovo during those conflicts of the 1990s.
The carbon trade doesn't just fail to address climate change. In countries like Honduras, it funnels cash to notorious human rights abusers and threatens vital resources.
The root of the sexual assault crisis plaguing the military lies in militarism itself.