The US prison camp at Guantánamo is back on the political agenda. And the politicking again threatens to derail the already long overdue goal of closing it. This is what happens when a government operates a detention regime that flouts human right...
Iranian authorities have shown little or no regard for academic freedom and the human rights on which it depends, freedom of expression and association.
Human Rights are still absent from counter-terrorism policy a year after President Obama proclaimed "America at crossroads."