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The Cost of Nuclear Weapons in the Interest of National Security

By   /  September 15, 2017  /  Featured, Foreign Relations, Nuclear Nonproliferation, Trending Topics  /  Comments Off on The Cost of Nuclear Weapons in the Interest of National Security

Nuclear weapons have the potential to leave the Earth uninhabitable. Will humanity be its next sacrifice in the interest of national security?

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Former North Korea Captive Speaks in Silence

By   /  March 19, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

Robert Park, 43, a missionary who was held in North Korea for approximately three months before being released last February, has not released any statements regarding his detention. It seems the nature of abuse during his detention went beyond the level of torture, and speculation increases as Park’s non-appearance at news conferences continues. First, his […]

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OAS Chides Venezuela on its Human Rights Record

By   /  February 24, 2010  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

The Human Rights Branch of the Organisation of American States issued a critical 300 page report against the Chavez government of Venezuela today. Activists and jurists from Antigua, Brazil, Chile, El Salvador, and the United States have grown increasingly concerned over the manner of Chavez’s governance. The report marks the second time President Chavez and […]

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Iranian Population Continues Defiance

By   /  December 7, 2009  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

Yesterday in Washington D.C., at Georgetown University, leaders of the opposition movement joined together in honor of 16 Azar, “Students Day”. The gathering, attended by hundreds of Iranians and supporters of the Green Movement, had speakers including opposition leader Akbar Atri who has written numerous articles, and former political prisoners like Ahmad Batebi. Photo above is of Ahmad Batebi on […]

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International Pressure on Sri Lanka to Investigate War Crimes

By   /  October 23, 2009  /  Unsorted  /  No Comments

Two reports released this week, by the State Department and the EU, detail allegations of war crimes committed by Sri Lanka in the final year of its 26-year civil war with the Tamil Tigers. The allegations include violations of international humanitarian law, crimes against humanity, and human rights violations. Specifically, the allegations include: civilians and […]

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