Issues / Human Rights
FPIF columnist Frida Berrigan describes her experience of getting arrested at the Federal District Court building in Washington, DC. The goal: to shut down Guantanamo.
The Bush administration has chosen yet again force over diplomacy.
Kaung and Steinberg rebut each other's arguments.
Sanctions have failed their stated goal -- regime change. The international community should try diplomacy instead.
The West often perceives Putins Russia as a one-man dictatorship, but analysts in Moscow point instead to a startling crisis of corporate management.
The president's shift in Iraq will be a climb-down disguised as a step forward.
The new government in Turkmenistan has pledged to continue business as usual after next month's presidential election, a frightening prospect for human rights activists and anyone concerned about the fate of prisoners of conscience.
There's no reason to build monuments of a man responsible for terror, death, and the destruction of democracy.
The fairy tale kingdom of Bhutan is heading toward democracy. Overlooked has been the problem of over 100,000 Bhutanese refugees.
A new landmark report by the United Nations University in Helsinki shows the growing global wealth divide.