by Ben Norton Posted on June 2, 2014
A new report details the extent of the economic collapse that the Syrian civil war has spawned, leading to its massive humanitarian crisis.
by Zack Ford Posted on June 2, 2014
Requiring surgery for transgender and intersex individuals to obtain legal equality is a violation of their human rights.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on June 1, 2014 Updated: June 2, 2014
This anti-gay legislator will preside over the UN General Assembly for one year starting in mid-June.
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by Hayes Brown Posted on May 22, 2014
The third mission in less than a year is now searching for evidence that Syria has used chlorine gas against civilians.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 20, 2014 Updated: May 20, 2014
The fourth Russian veto over Syria is coming this week.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 13, 2014 Updated: May 13, 2014
A Google search turns up nothing. There are no pictures of him circulating yet. But a new rebel leader's election could deepen CAR's crisis even further.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 1, 2014
A U.N. official just returned from the country told reporters today that the clashing communities in CAR are laying the foundation for further atrocities.
by Hayes Brown Posted on April 29, 2014
Is Syria dodging a deal to destroy its chemical weapons through using common household items instead?
Bashar al-Assad is running for president again, even as his terror-inspiring barrel bombs continue to rain down on civilians.
by Travis Waldron Posted on April 11, 2014 Updated: April 11, 2014
The Redskins name is "understood to be a pejorative and disparaging term that fails to respect and honour the historical and cultural legacy of the Native Americans in the US," a UN official said Friday.