Tagged: human rights
Explore how new technologies are affecting the way human rights and freedom activists must approach rights and freedoms in the digital age.
The world still extracts resources from Congo, and the Congolese still don't get the benefits.
New U.S. documents reveal Washington's complicity with dictators around the Kwangju uprising of 1980 in South Korea.
An attack by the Israeli military on a flotilla carrying food and supplies for Palestinians results in 16 deaths.
The people of the Marshall Islands had their homeland and health sacrificed for U.S. national security interests. The Obama administration and Congress should promptly correct this injustice.
U.S.-Mexican relations might look at little different in the age of Obama, but the Bush-era priorities remain the same.
They should seek to strengthen Mexican judicial and civilian institutions while creating jobs and education opportunities for the millions of those without decent jobs.
The fight against Arizona's new immigration law is heating up.
The killing of two human rights activists in Mexico is only the most recent example of Mexico's slide into lawlessness. The Mexican government, columnist Laura Carlsen argues, is part of the problem, not part of the solution.
The only ones the Afghan war makes safer are the war profiteers pocketing billion-dollar contracts -- and the politicians pocketing campaign contributions in return.