by Beenish Ahmed Posted on December 10, 2014 Updated: December 11, 2014
"States are not free to maintain or permit impunity for these grave crimes.”
by Carimah Townes Posted on September 8, 2014 Updated: September 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 Posted on April 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 Posted on March 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 Posted on February 7, 2014 Updated: February 19, 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 Posted on October 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 Posted on October 22, 2013 Updated: November 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 Posted on October 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 Posted on September 20, 2013 Updated: December 10, 2013
There's no concert raising awareness. There's no massive push for diplomacy or aid. There's just silence. And death.
by Travis Waldron Posted on August 9, 2013 Updated: August 9, 2013
A prominent human rights group has documented the Russian government's crackdown on activists and journalists who are bringing to light corruption and overspending around the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics.