Issues / Women
Nigar Goksal of the European Stability Initiative discusses the political climate in Turkey as regards the country's pending EU membership; Balkanization; women's rights; Islamic interest groups; and the Armenian issue.
The Washington Consensus is dead. Here's what needs to take its place.
Read her poem Isn't It Enough?
Iranian poet Farideh Hassanzadeh talks about war, loss, and the politics of poetry.
For centuries, Indigenous communities have suffered from the violence of displacement, colonialization, and forced assimilation. Today, Indigenous women are leading the struggle for autonomy and self-determination.
The World Social Forum is a tremendously exciting place. How can we get more people there?
When it comes to AIDS policy, the Global South doesn't need charity or lectures about abstinence. Generic drugs and respecting women's rights are the way to go.
The Nobel Women's Initiative is trying to reduce the risk of war with Iran.
The G8 Summit in Okinawa, Japans southernmost prefecture, focuses world attention on the huge U.S. military presence in Northeast Asia.