Julia Conley, staff writer
Human rights defenders in Iran, the U.S., Nicaragua, and Belarus were recognized this year for what is known as the "Alternative Nobel Peace Prize."
Jake Johnson, staff writer
"I plead guilty to, throughout my adult life, doing everything that I can to...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"America will not be greater or safer by sending back people who’ve made their...


An enormous group of organizations and individuals from all over the globe have signed a statement that declares their solidarity with the people of Haiti as the embark on their arduous journey towards recovery. The group rejects those attempts to militarize the disaster response and emphasizes the need for Haiti to retain its sovereignty and freedom even as it receives the welcome support from foreign governments and aid organizations.

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