Issues / Human Rights
Activist Bryan Farrell expected be put in jail for standing up for the rights of prisoners at Guantanamo. What he didn't expect was 30 hours of imprisonment, the realization that this was nothing compared to those in Guantanamo, and the sense of solidarity with the 82 other activists who decided to stand up for human rights.
Stephen Zunes tells you the real story behind the president's latest speech.
What will be better for the Roma to have a strong Roma party or to promote polices aimed to improve the situation of the Roma through the other, non-ethnically-based parties?
To bring development, reconciliation, and stability to conflict areas, it's better to think local.
The United States is not behind the democratic revolutions against dictators. Popular movements are.
Anton Karagozov,Foundation for Regional Roma Development, Bulgaria
Andrej Nosov, President, Youth Initiative for Human Rights
Valentine Mitiev, expert on regional minority issues
An interview on anti-Americanism, Islam, and Istanbul.
With his preference for diplomacy over militarism, we must neither be naïve about Barack Obama's limitations nor cynical about his potential.