Punished Without Trial

By ELAINE MATTHEWS and JYOTHI NATARAJAN Supporters of Private Bradley Manning come together to protest his imprisonment. Lawyer Glen Greenwald has said that the conditions he is being kept in are “clearly cruel and unusal.” PHOTO: flickr.com/mar is sea Y...

Bush Wanted Abroad

PHOTO: U.S. Embassy New Delhi In February, former President George W. Bush canceled a trip to Switzerland to avoid being arrested for human rights abuses. Bush admitted to allowing the torture of prisoners held by the United States. This is a violation of...

Armenian Struggle for Truth in History

By SOSSI ESSAJANIAN A poster by the American Committee For Relief in the Near East. IMAGE: University of Minnesota The United Nations defines genocide as steps taken to wipe out “in whole or in part, a national, ethnical, racial or religious group.” Ninety-five years...

Bronx Students Protest Guantánamo

By MARIE ANNE K. BALTAZAR On April 4, students from Bronx International High School took to the streets with nonviolent resistance to raise awareness about human rights violations at Guantánamo Bay, Cuba. Guantánamo Bay is a military prison used by the United States....