iOS app Android app

Gbagbo

Hope and Change: The Arab Spring Dominated the Headlines, But 2011 Saw Other Landmark Human Rights Victories

Julie Gutman Dickinson | Posted 02.08.2012 | World
Julie Gutman Dickinson

As the international community prepares to mark the 61st annual Human Rights Day on December 10, here is a short list of some of the best human rights developments of 2011 outside the Middle East.

French Forces Attacked In Ivory Coast

AP | By MARCO CHOWN OVED | Posted 06.09.2011 | World

ABIDJAN, Ivory Coast -- French helicopters on an evacuation mission were fired upon by forces supporting the country's strongman as they tried to reta...

The Failure of Mediation Efforts in Lebanon and Ivory Coast

Doug Noll | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Doug Noll

Mediation requires an entirely different skill set than diplomacy. Who is Saud al-Faisal and what are his qualifications to mediate between Hezbollah and al-Hariri?

Friday Talking Points [150] -- A Fortean Week

Chris Weigant | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chris Weigant

Sometimes it is hard to come up with a metaphor to describe the week that was. This was not one of those weeks.

Gbagbo-Bush

Jeff Danziger | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Jeff Danziger

...