Issues / Human Rights
While ISIS makes war on the world's vast majority of "moderate Muslims," hardliners in the West pretend they don't exist.
A decade ago, a transnational coalition beat back the largest corporate trade deal in history. Here's what they can teach opponents of the TPP.
A region at war, a rash of terrorist attacks, and the worst refugee crisis since World War II: These are the legacies of America’s quarter-century-and-counting war in Iraq.
Democracy might not be for everyone, but, like Americans, the Middle East just wants to be free.
The administration needs to face its inability to achieve regime change in Syria and the destruction of the Islamic State.
Our wildly inflated fear of terrorism is a self-fulfilling prophecy.
The efforts of the U.S. and Iraq to extract the Islamic State have left Ramadi uninhabitable.
In its failure to prosecute bona fide war criminals, the Obama administration has left the door open for all manner of rights abusers to succeed it.
One goal of Saudi Arabia’s recent mass executions, including a prominent Shiite cleric, was to goad Iran into over-reacting.
In one fell swoop, President Obama could erase the stain of Guantanamo and make major headway on normalization with Cuba.