Issues / Human Rights
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.
The "Biden Plan" for Central America treats refugee children as a national security threat.
Tunis’s Bardo Museum, site of a recent jihadi attack, reflects Tunisia’s multi-cultural history.
With 30% unemployment, jihad becomes more appealing by the day as Tunisia offers young people a future filled with words, not deeds.
Golden Dawn is deeply rooted in the political culture of Greece.
Our own progress against racism in the United States remains too recent, too fragile, and too incomplete to go on abetting apartheid in Israel.