Rwanda and the Democratic Republic of Congo signed an agreement on July 30, promising to put an end to the war that has raged in Congo since 1998. However, it is too soon to rejoice.
As a treaty that establishes a badly needed human rights standard for the treatment of women and girls, CEDAW deserves strong U.S. backing.
After five months of waiting, Colombians received news last week that former presidential candidate, Ingrid Betancourt, was indeed alive.
The new IMF prescription of fiscal austerity and no capital controls makes little economic sense.
So much for nuclear weapons as a deterrent against war
It is time India realizes that it has to develop its own low-cost farming strategies, suited to the needs of the country.
We should be urging changes to a Bush foreign policy that has diminished the importance of peacemaking and international human rights.
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The U.S. Congress and the White House have chosen the latter course.