Issues / Human Rights
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.
In their countrys tradition of creative dissent, Filipino artists have taken up the struggle against extrajudicial killings.
The latest UN resolution may well be a turning point in stopping genocide. But much hinges on political will.
The United States has a long history of complicity in Indonesia's human rights abuses. As columnist Conn Hallinan explains, the Bush administration is unfortunately upholding that tradition.