Issues / Human Rights
This speech (delivered before the Swedish parliament) addresses the impact that land grabbing has on peasants throughout the world, particularly in Africa.
Still, it remains an extremely destabilizing choice.
Much has been written about the Egyptian revolution. A new book offers fresh, first-hand analysis.
Massive demonstrations in Quebec against rising tuition fees and student debt are finally receiving the attention they deserve.
Egypt's presidential election ought to be celebrated as a great success for the forces of democracy in Egypt and the Arab world.
We spend world-class sums on our elections. Why don't we get world-class results?
A new book provides an excellent account of the dilemmas involved in Internet policymaking.
This month the United States lifted restrictions on a host of sales to the moderate Crown Prince of Bahrain in hopes of increasing his influence in the government.
It's time Europe stopped viewing immigrants as a threat to society.
The Japanese coalition government is still woefully unprepared to handle crises like Fukushima.