Issues / Human Rights
Development experts are about to give Haiti the same disastrous prescription for reform. But Haitians could still build a very different post-earthquake society.
Mac McClelland, author of the new book 'For Us Surrender is Out of the Question,' talks about why the media is missing a major story in Burma.
It looked peaceful on the surface. But as Laura Carlsen reports, the Colombia elections were anything but.
Cuban-American poet Virgil Suarez talks about the literal and literary bridges between Cuba and America.
The Obama administration is trying to bury the Armenia genocide resolution -- just like every previous administration.
The United States is scrambling to make sure that the looming break-up of south and north Sudan in 2011 is as peaceful as possible.
The president couldn't answer a simple question about Israel and Egypt, which speaks volumes about U.S. human rights policy.
The testing of nuclear weapons has had devastating effects as well.
Throughout his entire life, Dennis Brutus fought systems of exploitation and oppression. In one of his last interviews he discusses his past, the latest attempts of social movements to fight global oppression, and the role of the United States in the world.
Agustín Velloso looks at Obiang’s controversial effort to obtain wider global respect and appreciation through the creation of an international prize in partnership with UNESCO.