With the body count in Ukraine rising and the government overwhelmed, a volunteer group is working to make sure families learn the fate of their loved ones.
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The legislation, signed by President Obama, could reduce racial disparities in harsh school discipline practices.
To take on a more ambitious role that responds to Arab peoples’ aspirations for more rights and liberties, the Arab League and civil society need to deepen their relations.
A year later, it’s worth remembering just how horrific—and ineffective—“enhanced interrogation” turned out to be.
The strategy allows law enforcement to focus resources in areas where criminal activity is concentrated.
A U.S. Senate investigation concludes that a blockbuster hepatitis C drug was priced to drive profits, not innovation. But that’s just the tip of the iceberg.
In a nation where reporters face sometimes deadly risks, an exiled journalist believes even one independent media outlet can spark lasting change.
Advocates who have been pushing reforms see new openings to challenge a criminal justice culture in Baltimore that feeds the cycle of mass incarceration and disenfranchisement.
Since the collapse of the Soviet Union, Kyrgyzstan’s capital has seen a steady decline in the number of neighborhood parks. A new initiative hopes to bring them back to the city.
Tahir Elçi, a torture survivor who became one of Turkey’s best known human rights lawyers, was shot dead at a peace rally in southeast Turkey on Saturday.
A new report suggests that fear-based abstinence programs like D.A.R.E. might actually increase drug use among youth.