Human Rights

Nadia Prupis, staff writer
Central American women holding a hunger strike at the Berks County Family Detention Center in rural Pennsylvania implored President Barack Obama to " set aside [his] vacation for 10 minutes and look at how we're suffering locked up in here " on Wednesday, as they continued their second week of striking. The women, who are also mothers, said they...
Nika Knight, staff writer
After years of documented human rights abuses by the private prison industry,...
Nika Knight, staff writer
The aftermath of phosphorous bombs dropped on Aleppo.
Human rights advocates are condemning the use of incendiary weaponry—including...