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Kathy Kelly

Kabul, formerly one of the safest places in Afghanistan, has now become one of the most dangerous. more

Oct 31, 2017 12:10 PM Dispatches

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Joshua Igor

The richest nation in the world and this guy’s talking about some sort of Mad Max hellscape. more

Oct 2, 2017 3:18 PM Dispatches

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© Carolyn Gantner

Monseñor Romero ~ ¡Presente! Óscar Romero on his centenary, soon to be named the first Central American-born Saint. more

Aug 15, 2017 3:19 PM Dispatches

It's practically impossible to avoid using it but its impacts on human rights and endangered species are enormous. We need to hold responsible the corporations with palm oil—and blood—on their hands. more

Jun 13, 2017 11:54 AM Op-Eds

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Freedom House

Once again, the dictator of Syria, Assad, has committed a crime against humanity. And once again, the U.S. government is playing the role of apologist. more

Apr 5, 2017 8:05 PM Dispatches 1 Comments

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Andrea DiCenzo

In January, my colleagues and I interviewed dozens of residents in eastern Mosul who had remained in their homes as Iraq’s battle with the Islamic State shifted to their neighborhoods. They shared horrific stories. more

Mar 3, 2017 8:02 AM Dispatches

The threat of violent repression lingers as Oaxaca City fights for their students' education. more

Jan 26, 2017 10:58 AM Magazine

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Jennifer Towne

From the ground of Chicago’s rally, there was no end in sight to the crowd. more

Jan 23, 2017 11:43 AM Dispatches

In this podcast Sarah Jaffe talks with Mariame Kaba on resisting the repeal of Obamacare. more

Jan 16, 2017 4:53 PM Multimedia

How to challenge those who flout human rights laws? We can challenge the “shameless” by shifting our focus from their actions to the networks of financial enablers and suppliers who equip and sustain them. more

Dec 28, 2016 10:30 AM Dispatches

Physician, folk artist, musical storyteller, and activist Rupa K. Marya shares her ideas on how to rethink illness and what she learned at the Standing Rock health clinic. more

Dec 5, 2016 4:05 PM Magazine 1 Comments

The country's Senate has made history with a peace accord ending a 52-year civil war. Here's the backstory. more

Nov 30, 2016 3:14 PM Magazine

A Syrian refugee describes the challenges he faces stuck in Finnish immigration. more

Oct 24, 2016 2:48 PM Dispatches

The conquistadors demanded that America be something it wasn’t. more

Oct 10, 2016 2:13 PM Dispatches

"They’ve got to stop giving these boys these toys because they don’t know how to handle them.” more

Sep 23, 2016 3:32 PM Dispatches

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