Tagged: human rights
The current wave of self-immolations may make the issue of Tibet impossible for either China or the United States to ignore.
Concerted action by the international community appears to be the only recourse
It's a family tradition.
Honduran security forces are murdering, raping, beating, and detaining Hondurans -- with U.S. aid.
Though well-intentioned, the use of drones to conduct surveillance for human rights violations is ill-advised.
Bahrain's Interior Ministry has hired the heavy-handed former police chief of Philadelphia and Miami.
The United States is going ahead with an arms sale to Bahrain despite Congressional opposition and criticism from human rights observers.
This practice, banned in most of the world, is common in the United States.
IPS Fellow Phyllis Bennis and activist/author Omar Barghouti will discuss Palestinian and global campaigns to make Israel comply with international law and human rights.
These movement leaders, artists, grass roots organizers, labor leaders, and clergy people are working in the front trenches of the struggle for human rights.