Issues / Human Rights
Most U.S. foreign aid is not meant to address poverty.
Lebanon's complexity can be sorted out when viewed through the lens of history.
In a new special focus on Islamophobia, Foreign Policy In Focus interviews prolific author and professor John Esposito about prevailing political and media myths about Muslims and the Muslim world.
Norway divests itself of holdings in companies that violate humanitarian principles.
The "Tunisian Miracle" of dictator Ben Ali offered economic progress in exchange for civil liberties and thus sowed the seeds of discord.
Chinese premier Hu Jintao may not be as powerful as the world thinks.
Newly released documents are likely to destroy the Palestinian-Israeli peace process.
The best and brightest attempt to leave the country.
Syria continues to sit at the crossroads of a number of U.S. interests.
If Baby Doc returned to Haiti, why not Ben Ali to Tunisia?