Issues / Human Rights
A new documentary portrays the least famous and least successful of the Arab revolts.
Defectors are leaking from the Assad regime as if it were a sieve.
North's Korea's gulag revealed in its all its horror and immensity.
Libya's first democratic election went comparatively smoothly. But it's what comes next that poses the greater challenge.
States acquire WMD both for national security and to ensure that the ruling regime survives.
International law exists in theory, not practice.
Dresden and drones are a false equivalency.
His image isn't bolstered by the latest rash of defections, but President Assad cares little about Western perceptions.
The Senate makes political hay over the martyrdom of Russian whistleblower Sergei Magnitsky.
The PA has total control over neither its own funds nor its security forces.