"'Yes' only ever has any real meaning, if 'No' is a realistic alternative."
As lawmakers press State Department on human rights situation in Honduras, we need to take stock of US contributions to the crisis.
In a remarkable eruption of sanity in Washington, there is finally some pushback from Congress against the far-right and “center” on U.S. policy toward Venezuela and Latin America -- something that has not happened under the McCarthyite pall that...
Because of this large-scale looting, we risk losing the story of the achievements and accomplishment of a proud people that stretches back thousands of years.
What’s not reaching the air waves is the extraordinary resilience of the people.
The greater danger to peace is impunity for serious crimes.
A stable Egypt is a keystone for regional stability.
Boko Haram has terrorized northern Nigeria with near impunity for over three years.
Criticism from the partisan base might loom larger than the plight of an altar boy whose father awaits deportation, but which is more important?
Dissent is routinely crushed by a government where the king's uncle has been the unelected prime minister of the country for over 40 years.