Category: Human Rights
Elliot Abrams is a cipher for US imperialism in Latin America and the world
You might imagine that a report by a multinational observer force documenting a 20-year reign of terror by Israeli soldiers and Jewish settlers against Palestinians would provoke condemnation from European and US politicians
The Trump administration is explicitly using humanitarian aid as another weapon to sanction adversaries
I do not think the Declaration is obsolete or even anachronistic, although it needs to be updated in various ways to take account of the distinct human rights challenges posed by the realities of the digital age
As the migrant caravan works its way north, and is further demonized for doing so, the world should reflect on this and how one of the pillars of international law – the category of civilian – is being eroded
Netanyahu Supports the Death Penalty against Palestinians
Interview on a campaign to end U.S. military and economic warfare
Why are millions of lives almost an afterthought while one privileged life merits such intense attention?
The lack of international protests over the war in Yemen, and the involvement of the US and UK as allies of Saudi Arabia and UAE, helps explain one of the mysteries of the Khashoggi disappearance
Both perpetrate a formally sanctioned illicit unchecked violence exercised without accountability against devalued, defenseless persons.