Posts Tagged: war crimes
Call it blowback: How one Salvadoran union organizer survived torture by U.S.-backed security forces and took his activism north of the border.
Otto Pérez Molina started his rise to power during a U.S.-backed dirty war. The uprising against impunity that brought him down has been waiting in the wings ever since.
In the Philippines, the grandson of a despised collaborator has endorsed the remilitarization of his country's former occupiers — by the grandson of a war criminal, no less.
The fight to free the WikiLeaks whistleblower continues in the courts of law and public opinion — but justice is expensive.
Japan wants a "normal" foreign policy. Its neighbors want apologies for wartime atrocities — and an assurance that Japanese militarism is a thing of the past.
I called Henry Kissinger a war criminal to his face. Here's why.
During and after Israel's war on Gaza, bipartisan congressional majorities have worked to undermine war crimes investigations by the United Nations and human rights groups.
After the war in Iraq, is it feasible to invoke the Responsibility to Protect doctrine to protect civilians from ISIS?
The United Nations Human Rights Council announced a commission of inquiry into alleged Israeli war crimes in Gaza.
In a twisted new world, the all-American heroes wield the pliers and waterboards.