Issues / Human Rights
There's no question that the Congressman's personal history is both courageous and noble but most peace and justice activists have found Lantos as a very inconsistent human rights advocate.
Unfortunately, the current wave of violence is seen by many Kenyans as payback time.
The charismatic populist's positions on many domestic policy issues may warrant progressives' support, but his foreign policy record is decidedly mixed.
When it comes to human rights around the world, Hillary Clinton is little more than Bush Lite.
A response to Kevin Funk and Steve Fake: Divestment will help to end the Genocide in Darfur.
A response to Daniel Millenson: The divestment movement from Sudan still makes clear "the failures in our intellectual culture"
Pakistan's image in the United States has been tarnished by decades-old misperceptions that prevail in the myths about the country.
Burma's military regime should be encouraged for taking a few positive steps, yet there's another side of the story.
As Latin America's leftward political shift grows deeper roots, U.S. influence over the region is declining.