Issues / Human Rights
Ferguson put America's racial apartheid on the global stage.
All the undocumented farm workers who harvest our food deserve a chance to live without fear of deportation.
Homelessness in Hungary no longer means exile or alienation as during the Soviet era, but no roof over one’s head.
Warnings about the human and environmental costs of “free trade” went unheeded. Now the most vulnerable Central Americans are paying the price.
With 43 disappeared student teachers presumed dead, Mexican popular resistance is creating new alternatives to the militarized narco-state.
The difficulties that Continental Army veterans experienced obtaining benefits mirror those of veterans today.
Backsliding reforms, attacks on civilians, and evidence of war crimes are among the troubling reports just ahead of President Obama’s visit to Burma.
According to Central Europe expert Dariusz Kalan, the biggest mistake since the Warsaw Pact was disbanded is that “we don’t have a common voice in Central Europe.”
In calling out corporations for profiting off child labor, Nobel Peace Prize winner Kailash Satyarthi recognized that you can't have peace without justice.
Burkina Faso, known as the “land of upright men” (pace women), forced long-time president Blaise Compaoré to resign.