Issues / Human Rights
Are we seeing a revolution in the Middle East or just a rebranding of military dictatorships?
The Algerian regime is trying to prevent the winds of change from blowing in from Egypt and Tunisia. How long can it hold out?
Novelist Ian McEwan recently spoke out about Israeli crimes but made several key errors in his analysis.
A recent speech by Secretary Napolitano highlights the deficiencies plaguing U.S. border policy.
Why spill blood and spend billions with the ostensible goal of liberating Arabs only to now insist that Arabs not liberate themselves?
"Le Gabon n'est pas une monarchie," read the banner of one Gabon protester.
Swarming: the upside of the herd mentality.
Recently back from Egypt, Code Pink's Medea Benjamin talks about the reception of Americans in Tahrir Square, the future of revolution in the region, and how the U.S. government should react.
Despite Burma's ruling junta's history of brutality, a dissident leader calls out his people.
The disillusionment which fueled the 1990s civil war in Algeria simmers beneath the surface because little has changed.