Issues / Human Rights
Being a woman in Iraq was difficult before the current conflict. The current wave of militarization threatens to make life even worse.
Gold-digging multinationals are fueling political violence and environmental devastation in El Salvador, but communities are fighting back.
A growing global movement is ensuring that if the Japanese government won't hold itself to account for its crimes against women, then history will.
Thousands of poor Brazilians were evicted from their homes to build multimillion-dollar World Cup stadiums that may never be used again. Now Brazilians are fighting back.
The U.S. government should be making it more difficult to sell weapons—at home as well as abroad.
The chief Zapatista spokesman now says he no longer exists.
A look at how the fall of the British empire and the rise of the U.S. Israel lobby sowed the seeds of the Israeli-Palestinian conflict.
A little-known, 41-year-old U.S. law has erected an enduring barrier to comprehensive post-rape care for women.
While Israel uses soccer to bolster its international image, it has violently oppressed the Palestinian national soccer team.
Beset by infighting among militias and rampant arms trafficking, Libya in 2014 is a cautionary tale about the long-term consequences of military intervention.