Issues / Human Rights
The concept of Responsibility to Protect (R2P) has gained general acceptance more quickly than anticipated.
The West may not use nuclear weapons on Iran, but attacking its nuclear enrichment facilities will have a similar effect.
"He insisted that I couldn't understand Bulgaria until I'd listened to the Balkan blues."
Holding the director of "Innocence of Muslims," however objectionable a film, responsible for murder doesn't pass the legal smell test.
The author returns to East-Central Europe amidst concerns that its governments are showing signs of greater authoritarianism.
Pending legislation may make it possible for international adoption agencies to "baby scoop" children who aren't actually orphaned.
Mexican families touched by the drug war have brought their Caravan for Peace to the U.S., laying the groundwork for a binational peace movement.
Colombia's enormous population of internally displaced people is incredibly diverse, but all are subject to violence and degradation on a daily basis.
The 99 percent of black South Africans have not tasted the fruits of democracy and freedom.
Democratic leaders have put the Israeli right wing ahead of both human rights and the party's own membership.