Issues / Human Rights
The failure of John Kerry's Israeli-Palestinian peace talks showed just how extreme U.S. policy on the conflict has become.
China is taking advantage of its growing trade surplus in Latin America to rally support for its positions at the United Nations.
The rationale that Islamist extremists offer for civilian casualties is nothing new.
Pope Francis' seemingly impromptu prayer at Israel's Apartheid Wall hinted at a radical critique of Israel in an otherwise carefully orchestrated trip.
Unlike Poland, Hungary or Yugoslavia, Romania saw no critical socialist movement emerge in response to the orthodox Communists in power.
Ukraine is in the throes of a human rights crisis, with serious violations on both sides.
A new film offers a look at the human beings lost in the debate over "border security."
How a former child laborer became a union organizer for Bangladesh's garment workers.
Roma women must confront not only the prejudices of society as a whole but also discrimination within traditional Roma families.
Uruguay's president has put the country on the map as one of the world’s most exciting experiments in creative, progressive governance.