The value of building up the confidence of the Roma should not be underestimated.
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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.
In a judgment that could have ramifications throughout the continent, an African international court has ruled that journalists should be protected from imprisonment for criminal defamation.
Young people of color face particularly long odds when dealing with courts and police, from sexual abuse in prison to cops assuming they’re guilty until proven innocent.
The secret interrogation techniques used in the name of national security are truly horrific.
A welcome recent ruling from the Court of Justice of the European Union is likely to make it harder for governments to deny political asylum to applicants facing persecution for their sexual orientation.