Issues / Human Rights
Some claim Western colonization constituted a kind of golden age for once colonial countries.
Even a superpower can’t maintain dominance in every domain and also effectively address big-ticket items like climate change.
Hannah Gais holds that Islam is just a handy tool that militants use to battle oppression.
Amazingly, Cambodia's transition out of rule by the Khmer Rouge, its long civil war, and its descent into electoral authoritarianism have all been guided by one man. A new book looks at his legacy.
As the U.S. drone war flares up again in Yemen, a distressingly familiar pattern is playing out.
Left organizations from all over Europe met in Barcelona to draw up a plan to battle the forces of austerity.
There's no better time for Sunni and Shia to sit down together and address not just ISIS but the injustice, intolerance, and inequality that birthed it.
I called Henry Kissinger a war criminal to his face. Here's why.
A long-term alternative to war can only be built by popular movements in Iraq and Syria. These movements still matter, and they deserve our solidarity — not our bombs.
Torture supporters outnumbered opponents 2-to-1 on major news shows.