Issues / Human Rights
Why spill blood and spend billions with the ostensible goal of liberating Arabs only to now insist that Arabs not liberate themselves?
"Le Gabon n'est pas une monarchie," read the banner of one Gabon protester.
Swarming: the upside of the herd mentality.
Recently back from Egypt, Code Pink's Medea Benjamin talks about the reception of Americans in Tahrir Square, the future of revolution in the region, and how the U.S. government should react.
Despite Burma's ruling junta's history of brutality, a dissident leader calls out his people.
The disillusionment which fueled the 1990s civil war in Algeria simmers beneath the surface because little has changed.
Once again the U.S. places the burden of compromising on the settlements squarely on Palestine shoulders.
Will al-Qaeda somehow find a way to turn the Middle-East protests to its advantage?
In our special focus on Islamophobia, FPIF talks to Middle East specialist Phyllis Bennis.
Washington calls Israeli settlements illegitimate, if not illegal.