Violence Against Women Is an Assault on Human Rights

December 16, 2019

Meena (name changed), a 26-year-old woman from Pune, India, has been receiving assistance from the Family Planning Association. One day, she rushed to the clinic in tears, desperately hoping for some help. Meena continued to cry as the counselor screened her for signs of domestic violence. She...

Is America Really the “Land of the Free”?

August 22, 2019

Freedom is under attack around the world. Police are rounding up hundreds of opposition protesters in Moscow, while hundreds of thousands are protesting in Hong Kong for freer elections, a free press and freedom from extradition to China. Yet in the United States, the hard right is taking...

White Terrorism Falsehoods of Planned Parenthood Attacks

December 03, 2015

The attack on Planned Parenthood was an act of terrorism by a coward who didn’t have the confidence or integrity to use speech. It’s bleak out there for the right-wing in America. The Paris climate conference is yielding scathing testimonies on our future of a scorched Earth. What may be...