Issues / Human Rights
Thanks to the tireless efforts of family members of his victims who teamed up with lawyers, artists, activists, elected officials, journalists and others in Chile and elsewhere, the dictator has made life harder for other dictators.
Maher Arar's chilling case represents an opportunity for the new Democratic leadership in Congress to show the world that America has not entirely forgotten its proud history on human rights.
The U.S. gets one right? The administration opposes lifting the arms embargo on China.
We might get a better treaty if the U.S. sits this one out for now.
The Bush administration has launched Round Two of its assault on the Constitution. Now its habeas corpus in the crosshairs.
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In what seems like a case of Cold War blues, U.S. officials had unsuccessfully attempted to sway the elections in favor of Mr. Ortega's opponents. The meddling backfired, however.
Gaza's ordeal exemplifies the Palestinian struggle for survival and security.
The Bush administration's Cuba policy has reached a dead end.
Why are students and youth across this country walking out of their schools and jobs on Election Day? Department editor Saif Rahman argues that the answer is not that complicated: young people are getting it in the neck.