We can't let the goal of ending mass surveillance fall off the international human rights agenda.
After the Paris massacre, European governments should resist narratives of civilizational conflict and push for a ceasefire in the Syrian war.
Bullets and bombs can never silence the voices of laughter and friendship.
For some women in Iraq and Syria, the Islamic State offers something no one else has given them before: power.
A new documentary offers a James Bond-like look at the trials and tribulations of globetrotting human rights investigators.
How fighting back against one arcane, Nixon-era trade negotiating procedure could put a stop to a global corporate coup.
In the fourth winter since the nuclear disaster in Fukushima, Japan, many of the displaced residents are still in limbo.
As one cold war thaws, another refreezes.
Guatemala's Constitutional Court undid its historic genocide ruling in 2013. The trial is set to resume on January 5, but faces last-ditch efforts to derail it.
A proposed dam on the Mekong River would provide energy for the region, but at a significant environmental cost.