Palestinians in Gaza speak of life under Israeli occupation.
"The Islam of Timbuktu was taken hostage"
Dams funded by foreign investors are threatening the cultural heritage and livelihood of Honduras indigenous peoples.
06 Aug 2013 12:13 GMT | Politics, Latin America, China, Honduras
It's time for the US to release Mohammed Mattan, who has been languishing at Guantanamo for 11 years without charges.
19 Jun 2013 07:42 GMT | US & Canada, Afghanistan, Israel, Pakistan, United States
It is time for the US to stop aid to Honduras as there is credible evidence of human rights abuses.
04 Jun 2013 14:31 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Honduras, United States
Although an eventual conviction of Rios Montt would be cathartic, it still won't solve the troubles plaguing Guatemala.
Lauren Carasik | 22 Apr 2013 12:58 GMT | US & Canada, Latin America, Guatemala, Spain, United States
The US intransigence on Guantanamo issue is counterproductive, as it only serves to stoke animosity and contempt.
Lauren Carasik | 07 Apr 2013 11:50 GMT | US & Canada, United States
Will the US Supreme Court strike a blow to corporate accountability for human rights abuses?
Lauren Carasik | 01 Apr 2013 11:27 GMT
The struggle to maintain fertile lands continues to decimate Campesino communities in Honduras.
Lauren Carasik | 31 Mar 2013 11:43 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Honduras, United States
The UN should help Haiti in getting rid of the deadly disease cholera by providing adequate financial assistance.
Lauren Carasik | 20 Nov 2012 12:30 GMT | Latin America, Haiti
Guatemala is still plagued by widespread violence, grinding poverty, and the marginalisation of indigenous population.
Lauren Carasik | 19 Oct 2012 10:48 GMT | Environment, Arts & Culture, Latin America, Guatemala
The US government and multilateral institutions must demand an end to the human rights abuses surrounding land disputes.
Lauren Carasik | 06 Apr 2012 16:43 GMT | Politics, Environment, US & Canada, Latin America, Honduras
Upholding human rights in Guatemala should be the US' first priority to avoid its past mistakes.
Lauren Carasik | 13 Jan 2012 18:31 GMT | Politics, US & Canada, Latin America, Guatemala, United States
From the fiction of Nollywood to the reality of Nigerian politics, movie star Kate Henshaw wants to make a difference.
Arts & Culture, Africa, Nigeria
We look at the micro-blogging site and how it has changed the way breaking news is reported.
Media, United States, Twitter
People & Power investigates South Korea's disturbing rise in suicides, particularly among the elderly.
Health, Asia, South Korea
We explore how US foreign policy in the Middle East is driving the media's negative portrayals of Arabs and Muslims.
Media, Middle East, US