Human Rights

The Big Torture Story Everyone is Missing

The media is focusing on the wrong senate torture report.

The Killing of Awlaki’s Son

The U.S., over and over, eradicates people’s lives by the dozens from the sky, with bombs, with checkpoint shootings, with night raids —… more »

Children of Myanmar

The ethnic violence in Myanmar has had terrific costs not just in life and property lost for the one million Rohingya Muslims of… more »

‘I Am Sorry That It Has Come to This’: A Soldier’s Last Words

On June 10, 2013, Daniel (a US war veteran) wrote the following letter to his family before taking his life. Daniel was 30 years old.

Visiting Myanmar’s Threatened Rohingyas

Despite official obstacles barring most observers and aid workers from western Myanmar, two months after dozens were killed in sectarian clashes and tens… more »

The Price of Human Lives

The families of those who perished in 9/11 have so far received an immediate payment of $ 50,000. The average award is expected to be $1.8 million with the final award being based on the victim’s age,

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