Issues / Human Rights
A long-term alternative to war can only be built by popular movements in Iraq and Syria. These movements still matter, and they deserve our solidarity — not our bombs.
Torture supporters outnumbered opponents 2-to-1 on major news shows.
The Poland justice system is weighed down by lengthy trials and pre-trial detention.
Just like the Islamist State, Saudi Arabia flogs and prescribes hanging and stoning to death.
Irish activists fighting a plan to increase the cost of water have an unlikely ally in their corner: the Detroit Water Brigade.
Before Obama's State of the Union address falls out of the news cycle, here are the foreign policy tidbits you need to remember.
The U.S. government couldn’t resist the temptation to conflate U.S.-Palestinian charities with terrorist organizations.
The fate of one Shi’ite cleric hangs over the Gulf like a sword of Damocles.
The U.S. government continues to turn a blind eye to the medieval forms of torture meted out by its Saudi allies.
There's a battle coming for the soul of Europe, and the far right is rallying like it's 1099.