Issues / Human Rights
U.S. President Barack Obama's optimism about restarting the peace process between Israel and the Palestinians has been met with scepticism from many seasoned Middle East experts.
Two years after the Lara Logan assault, women continue to be attacked at protests in Tahrir Square.
Gerald Scarfe's cartoon may not have been anti-Semitic, but running it on Holocaust Memorial Day only added fuel to the fire.
Fissures are beginning to appear in Isaias Afewerki's dictatorship.
Non-nuclear weapons states forget that the nuclear Non-proliferation Treaty exists at their pleasure.
Money that the European Commission provides to Bulgaria to fund Roma inclusion projects is diverted elsewhere.
The Algerian hostage crisis was both a human and political fiasco and its regional implications are still evolving.
Drones are becoming increasingly ubiquitous, not to mention -- however artificially -- intelligent.
The recent attack on a Bulgarian politician who champions immigrant rights wasn't a clear-cut case of ultra-right nationalism.
Exactly what is waterboarding a prisoner 83 -- or 183 -- times supposed to accomplish?