Some Israeli leaders, Benjamin Netanyahu first and foremost among them, have profited from suggesting that there’s no need to reflect on any of this history, and that the only salient question is Israel’s
Scholar Irfan Ahmad argues that the Egyptian military staged a coup d'etat that has set democracy back in the nation. It is a coup d'état! Let's call a spade a spade: despite military's denial that it
A detainee at the US prison explains that hunger striking is the only way left to cry out for life, freedom and dignity. A month ago, the guards here at Guantanamo Bay gave me an orange jumpsuit. After
A UN report says Israeli settlements violate human rights and could be prosecuted as war crimes, but many Israeli settlers consider themselves patriots. So what hope is there for peace in the Middle East?
It took the Muslim Brotherhood eight decades to come into power in Egypt. When it finally did, President Mohamed Morsi lost it in one year - overthrown after days of protests. And now Egypt's military
Researchers at Cambridge University say sizeable section of teenagers interviewed found "honour killings" justified. The belief that so-called "honour killings" are justified continues to be common among
Report by UN rights group finds Israeli police and army guilty of torture and abuse of children in occupied West Bank. A UN human rights group has accused Israel of abuses against Palestinian children
Let this map of U.S. states scaled by volume above sea level guide you to your water-damaged, dystopian home of the future. Thanks to climate change, our oceans could rise by as much as 20 or 30 feet the