Issues / Human Rights
How Bolivian protesters and global activists exposed the dark side of global trade pacts and paved the way for the battles to come.
Can the EU coalesce around the need to save migrant lives at risk in the Mediterranean?
Washington's support for Yemen's former dictatorship — and of Saudi efforts to sideline the country's nonviolent pro-democracy movement — helped create the current crisis.
Unification of the Middle East, though not a caliphate, would be ideal, but unity would be a step in the right direction.
Sadly, innocent Kenyans are paying the price for their government's actions in Somalia.
Some international NGOs promote universal norms and values while others advance the interests of governments. Is it possible to create space for one kind without the other?
It is not between fundamentalist Muslims and Western governments.
International aid and "statebuilding" exercises risk exacerbating ethnic conflicts in Myanmar. Here's a more realistic approach.
A recent Pledge of the Allegiance recited in Arabic was treated as a threat by some.
Somalia is plagued by sexual violence, and many of the perpetrators are foreign troops.