The secret interrogation techniques used in the name of national security are truly horrific.
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In a ruling that could have implications throughout Africa, Namibia’s highest court ruled that public hospitals violated the rights of five women by sterilizing them without their informed consent.
Over six years after the Open Society Foundations launched the Campaign for Black Male Achievement, the initiative is spinning off as an independent organization.
An Inter-American Court decision addresses abuses committed by the military in the aftermath of a bloody siege at Colombia’s main court building in 1985.
Indonesia should support the inclusion of justice targets in the new set of development goals being negotiated at the UN.
The law criminalizes any mention of "nontraditional sexual relations”—unless it’s hate speech, which will be perfectly legal.
Now that Moldovans have voted pro-European parties into power, the EU must live up to the country’s expectations—while staying one step ahead of Russia.
For Ugandan lawmakers, it seems the best cure for a public health problem is a draconian prison sentence.
Strengthening public access to information in Mexico should support true democratic oversight of police, investigative, and prosecutorial authorities.
The outcome of the British debate over the European Court of Human Rights will have an impact on rights in the rest of Europe, and the rest of the world.
Domestic violence and sex-selective abortion are rife in Armenia, and efforts to solve these problems are often branded as a threat to the country’s ancestral heritage.