Issues / Human Rights
Which is more useless? Missile defense or total surveillance?
Mandela's first visit to the U.S. in 1990s revealed how much America had yet to learn about the anti-apartheid leader who had captured the nation's imagination.
It regained prominence with the release of the 2011 film "Of Gods and Men."
To support women's rights in Egypt, the international community must condemn state violence, support civil society, and work for economic justice.
The former East Germany's Stasi used similar justifications as the U.S. for total surveillance.
Foreigners and non-white Americans have been under surveillance for decades.
Are zombies the key to peace between Israel and Palestine?
They had been on the State Department's watch list, but were further downgraded in this years's Trafficking in Persons report.
Is it just a propaganda tool that affords the U.S. cover under which to continue its role as global policeman?
The carbon trade doesn't just fail to address climate change. In countries like Honduras, it funnels cash to notorious human rights abusers and threatens vital resources.