Issues / Human Rights
Whether in the name of containing Communism or fighting terrorism, the well-being of the Pakistani people has been of little concern to Washington for decades.
It's a mistake for the U.S. government to ignore religion or promote it zealously. Scott Thomas offers an alternative.
Yifat Susskind provides a guide to the key provisions of an important new UN document.
Winning the War on Terror by spreading democracy? Our arms sales policy is working in the opposite direction.
Kyi May Kaung looks at the religious roots of the protest movement in Burma today.
The divestment movement from Sudan makes clear "indication of the failures in our intellectual culture"
From rallying and letter writing, the Save Darfur movement is now taking a page from history and looking to divestment to end the atrocities in Darfur.
Patrick Quirk explains the "friendship" of people who are seemingly worlds away: The Landless Workers Movement (MST) in Brazil and their friends here in United States - the Friends of the MST.
The Washington Consensus is dead. Here's what needs to take its place.
Can Pakistan peacefully negotiate its way out of a military dictatorship? Here's how.