Millions of lives have been disrupted and torn apart by harsh immigration enforcement practices.
As it criticizes Russia for its military support of Syria, the Obama administration should reexamine its relationship with Bahrain.
An anti-government protester flashes a victory sign in front of riot police during an anti-government rally demanding the release of human rights activist Abdulhadi al-Khawaja, in Manama, Bahrain.
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.
Meet speakers Phyllis Bennis, an Institute for Policy Studies Fellow and independent Palestinian commentator Omar Barghouti in an informal setting to discuss Palestinian Civil Society calls for boycott, divestment and sanctions against Israel until it complies with international law, and universal principles of 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.
Washington is courting a dictator in order to continue its war in Afghanistan.
Caricatures of Cuba as intolerant of political expression may contain a kernel of truth, but they miss the richness of dissent in the daily life of Cuba’s political culture.