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India's Political Influence in Asia

Daniel Wagner | Posted 03.17.2015 | World
Daniel Wagner

As India continues to gain its footing on the global stage, it continues to revise the manner in which it approaches bilateral, regional and international relations.

Her Own Room: Gloria Steinem, M.I.A., and Kimberle Crenshaw

Nimmi Gowrinathan | Posted 09.18.2014 | Women
Nimmi Gowrinathan

Small spaces for social justice can be suddenly erected, or purposefully constructed. After developing an iconic legal insight Kimberle Crenshaw, found that critical aspects of race theory were reflected most accurately in familiar faces, with familiar politics.

The real MIA in Sri Lanka: Basic Human Rights

Jack Healey | Posted 04.21.2013 | World
Jack Healey

It always starts with James Franco, doesn't it? "Pineapple Express," a Franco and Seth Rogen vehicle that came out in 2008, used "Paper Planes" in a r...

Assassins Of Former India PM Denied Clemency

AP | By KATY DAIGLE | Posted 12.18.2011 | World

CHENNAI, India -- Across most of India the three men on death row for the 1991 assassination of former Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi are reviled as murd...

U.N. Ambassador Kohona: Sri Lanka Refugee Situation Improving

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Jim Luce

Fourteen years after the civil war in Rwanda, refugees are still living in mud huts.  In Bosnia, following Balkanization, people lacked heat and ...

Sri Lanka Video Shows Executions, Alleges Report

Al Jazeera | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The Sri Lankan High Commission has denied its forces carried out atrocities against ethnic Tamils after a video apparently showing a man being execu...

Sri Lanka Holds Hundreds Of Thousands Of Tamils Captive In Camps

nytimes.com | LYDIA POLGREEN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

CHEDDIKULAM, Sri Lanka When the piercing whistle and sharp thuds of artillery shells grew faint, S. Theventhran dashed to safety....