"Yes, Muslims have the constitutional right to build a mosque near Ground Zero.
Between July 30 and August 3, a reign of terror was released upon villages in the Congo's eastern mining districts.
Close to nine years after the attacks on September 11, Lower Manhattan remains plagued by the sight of a gaping hole where the Twin Towers once stood.
As a writer with a public blog, I've become used to getting hate emails. Sure, some people might leave offensive comments on a blog, but the real vitriol gets reserved for emails.
This week is a confluence of anniversaries. April 7 was the 16th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda where more than 800,000 died in a few days.
In any in-depth conversation about the effectiveness of nonviolence as a strategy, this question always comes up: Would these nonviolent strategies have worked against the Nazis?
The Washington Post has a new op-ed page writer drawing scrutiny for his hearty endorsement of "enhanced interrogation," which translated from Orwellian into English means torture.
[En español] Haiti is an example of how both flesh and bones politicians as well as countries can look convincingly l
[English version] Haití es ejemplo de cómo los políticos de carne y hueso pero también las nacio