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A group of veterans who fought in the Palestinian Territories are testifying about what they did with the goal of making Israeli society face up to its military’s actions.
A recent ruling that declared an Uber driver an employee of the ride-share company highlights how new economy workers are being regulated by old economy laws.
Restoring this crucial piece of legislation is at least as important as taking down the Confederate flag.
The achievement of marriage equality in America shouldn’t obscure the fact that LGBTI people everywhere still face discrimination and violence.
Civil society is attempting to take police accountability into their own hands by demanding independent investigative institutions.
The Supreme Court upholds a vital tool for ending housing discrimination in America.
From the English Channel to the airport in Rome, Europe’s crossing points offer migrants hope and hardship.
The Kalief Browder story hit home for youth who’ve been imprisoned. I should know. I’m one of them.
For those of us who work on the issue of torture, the challenge is to understand—and force courts to confront—the pain of others.
The White House and Israel both oppose the court taking a role in the region, but the process holds tangible rewards for all parties.