by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on December 18, 2013 Updated: December 18, 2013
Deaths, kidnappings, and imprisonment defined the year for journalists.
by Carimah Townes Posted on December 17, 2013 Updated: December 17, 2013
Death, displacement, disease, and hunger are affecting 2.3 million children in Central African Republic.
by Zack Beauchamp Posted on December 5, 2013
"We're all moved by the fact that freedom is indivisible, convinced that the denial of the rights of one diminish the freedom of others."
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by Matt Duss Posted on November 26, 2013
Failure to get a deal in Geneva would have dramatically weakened Iran's president and empowered his hardline critics, thereby removing a chance to improve human rights in the Islamic Republic.
by Hayes Brown Posted on November 19, 2013 Updated: December 12, 2013
Violence between Muslims and Christians is growing to new heights, making previous warnings about a possible genocide seem all the more prescient.
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 7, 2013
According to the United Nations, the Syrian refugee crisis could actually get worse next year.
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on October 4, 2013
A child in countries wracked with conflict such as Nigeria, Pakistan, and Syria may be forced to play a variety of roles: target of terror, collateral damage, doctor -- but only all too rarely student.
by Christopher Butterfield Posted on October 1, 2013
An ineffective government response and a long history of ethnic tension are encouraging more violence between Buddhists and Muslims in the South Asian state.