Human Rights

Deirdre Fulton, staff writer
Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi, along with 14 other defendants, was sentenced on Tuesday to 20 years in maximum security prison and five years of parole over the killing of demonstrators outside his palace in 2012. Morsi, the country's first democratically elected president, was convicted of ordering the arrest and torture of protesters...
Thalif Deen, IPS News
UNITED NATIONS - The United Nations is fighting a losing battle against a rash...
Jeremy Scahill, The Intercept
The U.S. government maintains that its drone strikes against al Qaeda and its “...