Human Rights

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
In the wake of Saudi King Abdullah bin Abdulaziz's death early Friday, human rights observers are calling attention to the hypocrisy of laudatory remembrances that appear to ignore the dictator's disregard for the fundamental rights of Saudi citizens as well as his role in international conflicts. Or, as journalist Glenn Greenwald puts it at The...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
UNITED NATIONS, Jan 23 2015 (IPS) - When the East African nation of Somalia,...
Crofton Black, Bureau of Investigative Journalism
Less than a quarter of the 119 detainees named in the US Senate’s summary...