ICC

Sarah Lazare, staff writer
The Mavi Marmara. (Photo: Free Gaza Movement/flickr/cc)
The International Criminal Court is being accused of "defying justice" following Thursday's announcement that prosecutors will not further investigate or press charges against Israel for its 2010 deadly assault on a Gaza-bound flotilla bearing humanitarian aid from Turkey. The ruling came despite the court's acknowledgement that Israel likely...
Sarah Lazare, staff writer
A hand covered in crude from one of the hundreds of open toxic pits Chevron (formerly Texaco) abandoned in the Ecuadorian Amazon rainforest near Lago Agrio. (Photo: Caroline Bennett, Rainforest Action Network/flickr/cc)
Chevron's repeated refusal to clean up its toxic contamination of Ecuador's...
Jon Queally, staff writer
The push to engage the International Criminal Court in an investigation into...