Issues / Human Rights
What's called sex trafficking is more often voluntary sex work, which is not without its hazards either.
Bahrain has suppressed its protest movement with the help of Saudi Arabia and the United States.
American officials and media found any number of reasons to scoff at the famous Johns Hopkins study that revealed 650,000 dead Iraqi citizens as of 2006.
What might seem like a victory for women may instead be a defeat for developing countries.
Though Freedom Flotilla II was intercepted, it vows to regroup and fulfill its obligations to the besieged people of Gaza.
Whether of necessity or not, education takes a back seat to basic needs in Haiti.
Disarming Iran will entail much more than the threat of a military intervention.
New Haitian President Michael Martelly may be hitting the right notes, but Haitians have seen politicians break plenty of promises before.
The time may be at hand when Myanmar's ethnic minorities can overwhelm the Myanmar army.
Let's hope that, unlike with Hiroshima and Nagasaki survivors, bias against Fukushima refugees will be kept to a minimum.