Issues / Human Rights
When we focus our analysis on personalities like Assad in Syria or Kim Jong Un in North Korea, we succumb to our own personality cult.
Iran's support for Syria's President Bashar al-Assad further mocks the Islamic Revolution.
Members of the Mujahideen-e Khalq endangered in an Iraq refugee camp are due to be resettled by the United Nations.
Hamas chief frustrates IDF chief by removing reasons for attacking Gaza.
Inter-ethnic strife and mass killings by the forces of Sudan President Omar al-Bashir are creating a humanitarian disaster in South Sudan.
William Shawcross was on board with the Bush administration's counterterrorism policies.
A personal post on the similarities with which a progressive experiences libertarianism and atheism.
All eyes are on North Korea after Kim Jong Il's death. But the real changes are taking place in the South.
The Syrian opposition can't seem to decide whether or not it wants the West to intercede.
Millions of people have thronged the streets of cities all over the world this last year to protest the influence of money on power--the corruption in Mubarak's Egypt and Ben Ali's Tunisia, the malign effects of Wall Street and other financial institutions, the power elite in Russia.