Approaching Tibet

The West is seriously misreading what is going on in Tibet.

Tibet’s Dangerous Game

Washington must balance human rights and regional stability in its response to Beijing over Tibet.

The Andean Crisis

The Andean Crisis

In seven days, the Andean region went from the brink of war to a grudging peace. But as columnist Laura Carlsen reports, all is still not well.

Andrej Nosov

Andrej Nosov

Andrej Nosov, President, Youth Initiative for Human Rights

Lantos’ Tarnished Legacy

There’s no question that the Congressman’s personal history is both courageous and noble but most peace and justice activists have found Lantos as a very inconsistent human rights advocate.

Moran on Guantanamo

Rep. Jim Moran thinks that Guantanamo is a blot on the U.S. reputation and should be closed down. He talks with Michael Shank on the implications of closure.

Ending the "Good War"

The presidential contenders are debating U.S. troop withdrawal from Iraq. Why isn’t anyone talking about Aghanistan?

Iraq: The Failures of Democratization

If the United States cared so much about democracy in Iraq, why has it acted more like an occupying force in restricting the self-determination of Iraqi citizens?