Human Rights

Nika Knight, staff writer
As humanitarian groups plead with European officials to allow refugees safe passage—and as Europe closes its borders to asylum seekers—more and more people are risking their lives in the treacherous sea crossing from North Africa to Europe, with disastrous results. The Italian Coast guard announced Wednesday morning that a staggering 5,600...
Nika Knight, staff writer
An Afghan man detained for 14 years in Guantánamo—without ever being convicted...
Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Update : In what civil liberties advocates called a victory for free speech,...