Human Rights

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
An Egyptian court on Saturday sentenced ousted president Mohamed Morsi and more than 100 other defendants to death for their role in a 2011 mass prison break. Morsi, Egypt’s first democratically elected president, was ousted by the military in July 2013 after days of street protests by Egyptians demanding that he be removed because of his divisive...
Common Dreams staff
A federal jury sentenced Dzhokhar Tsarnaev to death on Friday. The 21-year-old...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
All victims of U.S. drone strikes and assassination attempts deserve to be...