Issues / Human Rights
With the Olympic Games just around the corner, the prospects for democratization in China have never been more propitious.
China has bought into the extravaganza of commodification that is modern Olympism and, in so doing, the country's buy-in to consumer capitalism is almost complete.
Europe and the U.S. should back the beleaguered Turkish government because of the role a democratic Turkey can play in both stabilizing and liberalizing the Middle East.
Washington has rightly condemned human rights abuses in Zimbabwe. So why not Equatorial Guinea?
The presidential candidate has many questions to answer about the taxpayer-funded organization.
The campaign against Gene Sharp and the Albert Einstein Institution is beyond bizarre.
Genocide is horrifying, but it's not always a black-and-white issue.
Indian guest workers, brought to the United States to help rebuild following hurricanes Katrina and Rita, hold a hunger strike to protest abuse by Signal International.
Are China's relations with Sudan a reason for the international community to boycott the opening ceremonies of the Beijing Olympics? Eric Reeves and James Nolt take sides.
The international community should boycott the opening ceremonies of the Olympics to send a signal to China about its support of the Sudanese government, argues Eric Reeves.