Issues / Human Rights
200 Venezuelans are leaving the country every day on foot. They deserve a humane, coordinated response.
The “straight talk” people praise McCain for is actually what most of them can’t stand about politicians: They say noble words but cast ignoble votes.
White South Africans are 8 percent of the country's population and hold 70 percent of its arable land. Apparently that's not enough for a global chorus of white supremacists.
The powerlessness of positive thinking in the age of Trump.
Russia had a program to return Russian women and children from Iraq and Syria. What happened to it?
It would be a mistake to yearn for undisputed U.S. "leadership," or for U.S.-led military alliances. A better alternative is global governance.
The Syrian government has just confirmed the deaths of hundreds of detainees. Why?
In Pakistan, the police killing of a Pashtun social media star stirred a popular uprising for democracy and demilitarization.
If Trump's aggressive style and populist impulses have encouraged his political soulmates abroad, they've also provoked a backlash in defense of democratic norms.
From the Muslim Ban to family separations, the U.S. is cruelly restricting refugees from conflicts it helped create.