In the world’s most incarcerated country, some high-profile sex offenders walk free.
President Obama has declared January as “National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month,” and immigration will be near the top of President Obama’s political agenda in his second term.
Between 14,500 and 17,500 persons are trafficked into the country each year and that approximately 50,000 trafficked individuals may be present at any given time.
What is it about confession that the Catholic hierarchy can’t seem to grasp?
Domestic workers in Saudi Arabia tell their horrific stories.
There’s a systemic flaw in the way the Church does things, involving hundreds of priests and thousands of victims of abuse, mainly children.
The checker-players of Washington are up against the chess-masters of Kabul, explains columnist Conn Hallinan.