Human Rights

Common Dreams staff
"Violence against women, and particularly domestic violence, around the world is a violation of human rights and an issue of public health." (Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)
"It should be unthinkable to tell women asking for asylum to go back to the bloody and brutal circumstances that brought them to our shores.”
Andrea Germanos, staff writer
A Guantanamo protest
"The government says my detention is legal because of the indefinite war...
Julia Conley, staff writer
A new report finds that individual Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) agents could be held personally liable for the suffering of families and children under the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" immigration policy.
"While such employees may say they were 'just following orders,' their highest...