Cities and towns are in the vanguard when it comes to receiving and integrating new migrants and refugees. They have vital lessons to pass on to world leaders.
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The sexual assault with a police baton of Theo L., a 22-year-old black Frenchman, has provoked both protests and calls for fundamental reforms in French policing.
Mexican federal prosecutors must apologize to three indigenous women who were maliciously prosecuted and jailed—in a case that charts a new route to accountability.
A photo exhibition looks at the human stories driving a tenuous environmental revolution in Afghanistan.
To shape effective policy, we need to know more about the direct and indirect social and economic costs of unresolved legal problems.
A new study shows the media is paying more attention to immigrants in detention—but migrants’ stories are too often overlooked.
Given worrying recent trends, the need for specialized legal assistance to vulnerable groups continues to grow. But this collaborative network of peers is rising to the challenge.
A ruling from Mexico’s Supreme Court of Justice has given an important boost to those who want a proper accounting for abuses that included forced disappearances.
Decriminalization has brought an array of benefits to the United States, but not always to Mexico.
Bolstering authoritarian regimes risks further human rights violations and populations more determined to escape.
Of the 185 environmental activists killed worldwide in 2015, 122 were in Latin America.