Issues / Human Rights
Religious extremists are using Pakistan's blasphemy law to challenge the country's traditions of tolerance.
Will Tunisia be the beginning of the Arab world's 1989?
The United States has a real opportunity to encourage Islamists to express their frustrations through peaceful means.
The idea that Martin Luther King, Jr. would bless our presence in Afghanistan is an insult to his memory.
Why has the mainstream media taken a pass on covering the Tunisian crisis?
Washington hues to 50-year-old convention for abolishing a centuries-old indigenous practice.
Israel-Palestinian collaboration produces play as riveting as it is healing.
In recent decades, largely nonviolent insurrections such as Tunisia's have toppled corrupt authoritarian rulers from the Philippines to Serbia to the Ukraine.
Odd but true, the Republic of Cameroon has been heralded by the international community as one of the most stable nations in the highly charged and politically destabilized Central African region.
Political realities are forcing Iran's President Ahmadinejad to abandon his hard-line public rhetoric in private.