Issues / Human Rights
Like any tyrant, Kim Jong-il relies on numerous tools of authoritarian control to stay in power.
The Maoists are on strike, the government falls: What's next for Nepal?
No matter what comes to mind when you think of Latin America, "Resilience," the photography exhibition at the Instituto Cervantes, will challenge long-held concepts, ideas and stereotypes of this vast and diverse region.
What will become of incarcerated Wikileaker SPC. Bradley Manning?
As success in Afghanistan becomes more uncertain, Conn Hallinan argues that the problem is not Afghanistan, but the entire concept of counterinsurgency.
Democracy promotion is not a top priority for the United States in Sudan.
Early on at the U.S. Social Forum, I was struck by the disjuncture between the huge ambition of the assembly and the limitations of the conference's agenda and slate of decentralized workshops.
These contemporary poems in defense of global human rights give voice to the dead, the dying, and the degraded.
Massive retaliation by Israel against Palestine is a lose-lose strategy.
The G8 is reneging on humanitarian aid pledges to Africa while U.S. military aid to Africa swells.