Issues / Human Rights
Latin America's transition out of dictatorship hinged on two words the U.S. would be wise to heed: "Never again."
From black sites to #BlackLivesMatter, it's time to end impunity for criminals with badges.
In focusing more on his travails than his revelations, a new film on Edward Snowden does just what Snowden himself had hoped to avoid.
Ferguson put America's racial apartheid on the global stage.
All the undocumented farm workers who harvest our food deserve a chance to live without fear of deportation.
Homelessness in Hungary no longer means exile or alienation as during the Soviet era, but no roof over one’s head.
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
With 43 disappeared student teachers presumed dead, Mexican popular resistance is creating new alternatives to the militarized narco-state.
The difficulties that Continental Army veterans experienced obtaining benefits mirror those of veterans today.
Backsliding reforms, attacks on civilians, and evidence of war crimes are among the troubling reports just ahead of President Obama’s visit to Burma.