Issues / Human Rights
Backsliding reforms, attacks on civilians, and evidence of war crimes are among the troubling reports just ahead of President Obama’s visit to Burma.
According to Central Europe expert Dariusz Kalan, the biggest mistake since the Warsaw Pact was disbanded is that “we don’t have a common voice in Central Europe.”
In calling out corporations for profiting off child labor, Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi recognized that you can't have peace without justice.
Burkina Faso, known as the “land of upright men” (pace women), forced long-time president Blaise Compaoré to resign.
For the Islamic State to preside over a caliphate takes money — lots of it.
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has announced one of the most provocative settlements yet.
The murder of a transgender woman in the Philippines reveals both the transphobia of the U.S. Marine Corps and the dangers of U.S. military presence in the region.
The murder and disappearance of students from Ayotzinapa is raising questions once again about the complicity of law enforcement and public officials in Mexico's drug wars.
Romanian educators perpetuate a vicious cycle of failure with Roma children.
The Obama administration is making it harder for Central Americans to get refugee status.