Guatemala's genocide trial has lifted the curtain on the country's bloody past.
Now that former Guatemalan president Efrain Rios Montt has been convicted of genocide, it's time for the "hegemonic puppeteer," the United States, to be put on trial.
Thirty years after Rios Montt's atrocities, U.S. military policy in Latin America remains a human rights disaster.
Power and politics have their effect on Guatemala's historic genocide trial.
In a week of remarkable events and reversals in Guatemala, the genocide trial of former dictator Efrain Rios Montt came to an abrupt halt on April 18.
For the last in a three part series honoring African Liberation Day, IPS’ Foreign Policy In Focus project will hold a screening on the United States' involvement in the downfall of Africa.
Though failing to generate buzz, Angelina Jolie's film about Bosnia deserves to be widely viewed.
Angelina Jolie's "In the Land of Blood and Honey" is an important reminder that the international community can't forgo its responsibility to respond to genocide.
Governments kill on our behalf. This arrangement is a form of social contract, which means that governments are basically contract killers.
Samantha Power is uniquely equipped to interpret the words of Gaddafi and his followers.