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The Irish reporter has written the definitive primer on the most ferocious and ambitious new pretenders to power in the Middle East: the Islamic State.
Posted on Aug 30, 2014
The slain photojournalist was “drawn to the human rights side” of war reporting and spoke admiringly of the humanism of his colleagues and some of his early captors.
Posted on Aug 24, 2014
The historical corrections cited in a major column by the American critic of Israel are key to understanding the latest turmoil engulfing Gaza, the West Bank and the Jewish state.
Posted on Aug 17, 2014
The U.N. human rights commissioner’s response to an effort by U.S. lawmakers to smear an investigation of potential Israeli war crimes affirms her role as a major “voice of the victim everywhere.”
Posted on Aug 10, 2014
The U.N. spokesman’s breakdown in a live interview allowed audiences to feel the visceral anguish that can overcome witnesses of the atrocity in Gaza.
Posted on Aug 4, 2014
Dissent is at its most potent when it comes from within the ranks of the target party—as the former Israeli security leader demonstrated in an interview this week.
Posted on Jul 27, 2014
Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist, job creator, civil rights activist—Jose Antonio Vargas is a model American. But he is also an undocumented immigrant, and that fact is determining how the U.S. government treats him.
Posted on Jul 20, 2014
In a government driven mad and violent by self-interest and fear, the Israeli legislator is battling enemies many of her peers appear not to see.
Posted on Jul 13, 2014
By attacking “one of the most widely cited and celebrated ideas in modern business,” the Harvard historian confirmed that American capitalists have embraced destruction as a method of progress.
Posted on Jul 6, 2014
The life and death of the Libyan lawyer and human rights activist are sober reminders of the brutal opposition that confronts humanity’s advocates.
Posted on Jun 30, 2014
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