108 civilians were reportedly killed in Houla, a group of Syrian villages. The dead included 49 children and 34 women.
A conflict has erupted between the far-right government of Hungary and the new left-center government of neighboring Romania.
Tonight, I took a casserole [saucepan] and I came timidly out into the street.
The Spanish Civil War ended over 70 years ago. But families and supporters of the Abraham Lincoln Brigade have never stopped their fight to end wars and crimes against humanity.
On July 1, Mexico will hold elections for president and for the 128 seat Senate and 500 seat Chamber of Deputies.
Brazil's government will now investigate human rights violations committed by the right-wing military dictatorship that ruled the country from 1964 to 1985.
Police repression coupled with draconian measures to limit peaceful protest have failed to stop a student strike in Quebec.
The drug "war" is used to justify U.S. military intervention in Honduras, now a way station for drugs moving from South America to U.S. consumers.
Star sports editor talks to the 1968 Olympian about his iconic protest, a lifetime of struggle and why athletes are reluctant to make a stand.
With appeals all but exhausted, the only hope for relief of unremitting judicial abuse of the Cuban Five lies with President Barack Obama.