assassinations

Honduras

November 26, 2013
Left leaning opposition Libre Party decries electoral fraud, refuses to recognize official results indicating win for ruling right wing National Party

Peace In Colombia

November 3, 2013
Social justice activists face grave risks in Colombia, considered to have one of the worst human rights record in the Western Hemisphere

Brennan Hearings: What is the Legal Basis for Drone Targeted Killings? Pt.2

February 9, 2013

Michael Ratner: There’s no reason why the legal argument defending targeted killing should not be made public

Brennan Hearings: What is the Legal Basis for Drone Targeted Killings?

February 8, 2013

Michael Ratner: There’s no reason why the legal argument defending targeted killing should not be made public

Does Floating Hagel Balloon Show Obama's Posture Towards Iran?

January 9, 2013
Ray McGovern: Hagel may help restrain forces that want war against Iran; Brennan will help Obama more directly control CIA

US Drone Wars

January 6, 2013
Michael Ratner: Obama continues model of Presidential fiat, Congressional fiat, no due process, no trials, and indefinite detention.

Shaky Truce Between Israel and Hamas Opens Lands to Farmers

November 27, 2012

Last week, Palestinian farmers along the buffer zone in the besieged Gaza strip could not access their farmlands. Now with an Egyptian brokered ceasefire in place, farmers are able to reach the lands for the first time in 10 years