Issues / Human Rights
Arguments against torture are not based on alarmism, moral absolutism, or rhetoric. Torture irreparably damages human dignity, devalues human life, and corrupts the institutions of our democracy.
Bush calls Iraq the central front in the war on terror. Nowhere does he acknowledge that before March 20, 2003, no al-Qaida or other non-Iraqis were fighting in Iraq.
War crimes as the fulcrum of an alliance between the peace movement and the human rights movement.
AIDS information is absorbed through a mesh of stereotypes that make human misery seem like a natural condition of life in Africa.
Assessing the Dayton Peace Accord a decade later.
The challenge to liberal Islam in Malaysia.
The Bush administration remains unwilling to respect international law regarding detainees.
Afghanistan's trajectory after the parliamentary elections.
Dictators and Double Standards.
A proposal for just change in U.S. foreign policy.