by Beenish Ahmed Aug 24, 2015
Saudi Arabian women will get to cast ballots and run in the country's December elections, but other restrictions on them -- and a closed political system -- mean their votes may not amount to much.
by Beenish Ahmed Dec 10, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Carimah Townes Sep 8, 2014
An alarming Human Rights Watch report details acts of sexual violence by African troops who are meant to protect the very women and girls they're abusing.
by Hayes Brown Apr 29, 2014
Bashar al-Assad is running for president again, even as his terror-inspiring barrel bombs continue to rain down on civilians.
by Hayes Brown Mar 24, 2014
Despite even Russia and China ordering Syria to allow humanitarian aid and halt targeting civilians, both practices are still rampant.
by Carimah Townes Feb 7, 2014
A proposed law has the potential to threaten women's safety and unravel the work of the Elimination of Violence Against Women.
by Christopher Butterfield Oct 28, 2013
But over two dozen countries have taken steps in the last two years to secure labor rights for domestic workers.
by Hayes Brown Oct 22, 2013
Two leading human rights groups now believe that the U.S. is responsible for more deaths via drone than the government has claimed.
by Hayes Brown Oct 1, 2013
The Obama administration cleared military aid to three countries on Monday, despite their use of children as tools of war.
by Hayes Brown Sep 20, 2013
There's no concert raising awareness. There's no massive push for diplomacy or aid. There's just silence. And death.