Issues / Human Rights
The Obama administration’s failure to speak out more boldly against human rights abuses is a poor moral and a political choice.
The U.S. treatment of Haiti is, unfortunately, nothing new.
The latest attempt to highlight the crisis in Gaza captured some media attention. But a failure to balance principle with pragmatism meant that the Gaza Freedom March did not achieve its full potential.
A poetic tribute to South Africa poet and activist Dennis Brutus.
When Democracy arrives, you best click your heels.
The Muslim world should not respond to European bigotry with bigotry of its own.
As the United States escalates the war in Afghanistan, poets speak out.
Washington supports those who protest against regimes it opposes and ignores the human rights activists of allied countries.
The two emerging economic giants India and China still have some unfinished border business.
Critics lambasted Obama's deferential style. They missed the real story of the president's Asia trip.