Issues / Human Rights
Can Nigeria's government manage public dissatisfaction with the economy, ethnic divisions, and the violent Boko Haram? An interview with former ambassador to Nigeria John Campbell.
Who shot down President Habyarimana's plane, triggering the 1994 genocide? A report by two French judges has definitively resolved one of the controversial mysteries of the late 20th century. Gerry Caplan considers the implications in the light also of the extradition of alleged genocidaire Leon Mugesera.
Why is the New York Times still concealing the role that the United States played in the 1965 Indonesia coup?
No economic crisis would be complete without Jeffrey Sachs's two cents.
Resolving longstanding disputes between Muslims and non-Muslims requires an understanding of the different cultural approaches to conflict resolution.
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.