Rights

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
This is the cover of the upcoming issue of Time magazine, slated for print publication November 3rd. (Time Magazine)
Educators and parents are slamming TIME magazine editors for their November 3rd issue cover , which they say levies "malicious" and "false" attacks against the nation's public school teachers. “ROTTEN APPLES," reads the cover, which includes an image of an apple about to be pounded by a gavel. "It’s Nearly Impossible to Fire a Bad Teacher. Some...
Jon Queally, staff writer
In a report released on Friday, Amnesty International roundly condemns the...
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
This week marks the eighth annual Open Access Week, which champions scholarly...

Further...

A florid and unlikely morality play has been unfurling this week in New York City, where the Metropolitan Opera is staging “The Death of Klinghoffer." Based on the 1985 murder by Palestinian terrorists of an elderly Jew on a hijacked ship, the opera has sparked furious charges by right-wing Zionists that it is "wildly anti-Semitic"; supporters argue the work is an "anguished meditation on two paralysed and drowning peoples" - one that portrays Palestinians as "human," no more or less.