Issues / Human Rights
After a long struggle, El Salvador just proved that with enough civil society support, even a very poor country can stand up to powerful global mining firms.
With the U.S. now firmly in the pro-settler camp, nonviolent campaigns to impose a cost on Israel's occupation matter more than ever.
Turkey's leader will apparently stop at nothing to centralize power — and every move that backfires makes him even more desperate.
With mass-casualty events from Raqqa to Mosul, some think the U.S. military is scrapping rules designed to protect innocents.
When U.S. rivals committed atrocities in Aleppo, Western talking heads were appalled. But when the U.S. supports them in Mosul? Silence.
While France teeters on the brink of the far right, left parties elsewhere are showing surprising strength.
Under fire from Washington, rejected by Manila, and overlooked by many Americans, undocumented Filipinos are linking arms with others in the anti-Trump resistance.
Donald Trump's interest in Russia boils down to one word: racism.
In real life, human memories work better than they do in Orwell’s 1984. Or do they?
Trump's foreign policy advisers are plainly unhinged. But the old establishment isn't much better.