The inalienable. The universal.
Kurds in Turkey atone for their role in the Armenian genocide
'Our silence makes us guilty'
The cost of Europe's failed migrant rescue policy: 1,694 lives and counting
Fewer rescue boats means more deaths.
A refugee's life in Israel: Go home or go to jail
Many refugees in Israel face an impossible choice.
At least 350 foreigners have been killed in South Africa since 2008
And the murderers keep getting away with it.
Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi sentenced to 20 years in jail
It's the first sentence handed down to the Muslim Brotherhood figure, but may not be the last.
These activists are risking everything to save the environment
'They follow me. They threaten to kill me, to kidnap me, they threaten my family. That is what we face.'
The world's most deadly migrant route just got deadlier
So many of the world's current crises can be traced back to the chaos engulfing Libya.
Apparently there are more Syrian refugees than the world can handle
The UN is calling on Western countries to take in more displaced Syrians. But so far the call has not been met.
World Bank projects leave trail of misery around the globe
Dams, power plants, conservation programs and other World Bank-sponsored projects have pushed millions of people from their homes, lands and livelihoods.
War and poverty deprive 21 million children of education in Middle East
One in four children in the region either are not in school or are at risk for dropping out.
Here is why Boko Haram exists. And the terrible repercussions
Senior Correspondent Erin Conway-Smith traveled to Nigeria to investigate the roots and impacts of Boko Haram.
You know exactly why Russian TV put an 18+ rating on Hillary Clinton's campaign video
Two men holding hands and talking about marrying each other was too much for one network fearing Russia's law against gay 'propaganda.'
Women-only public transportation really isn't going to solve sexual harassment
It's just another innovative way of placing the blame on women, according to some feminists.
Airstrikes. Siege. Starvation. And now the Islamic State — welcome to Yarmouk
The camp's Palestinian refugees were suffering long before IS came into the picture.
Mexico nearly doubles deportations of US-bound migrants
Central American migrants heading to the United States are being turned back before they even reach the Rio Grande — by Mexican police.
Egypt charges 379 with murder for police deaths during the 2013 Cairo protests
It's not clear how many of the defendants are in custody.
Myanmar is using Ferguson to justify its latest crackdown on protesters
The over-the-top police aggression in Ferguson, Missouri last summer was a gift to officials in Myanmar.
South Korea is setting a bad example for North Korea
The glitzy, democratic half of the Korean peninsula is not behaving all the democratic lately.
The US isn’t the only country that sentences innocent people to death
40 percent of the world's capital punishment nations realized they had the wrong suspects last year, a new Amnesty International report finds.
Report highlights 'deficiencies' at Philadelphia police
Philadelphia's police is riddled with "serious deficiencies" in its use of deadly force, the US Justice Department said Monday, amid a national debate about relations between law enforcement and African Americans.
Activist plans to send 10,000 copies of 'The Interview' to North Korea by balloon
'I just want them to know the truth about Kim Jong Un and the world we are living in.'
Here's how the Cambodians who stitch your clothes are routinely abused
A Human Rights Watch report calls out H&M, Gap and others for the exploitation of factory workers.
The vile abuse of Singapore’s domestic workers
Singapore's 'silent army' of foreign domestic workers is dangerously unprotected.
Cops are beating up students in Myanmar again
But this time, it could cost the country billions of dollars.
This man is a pedophile, and proud of it
Meet the activist whose life’s work is arguing that pedophilia is OK.
The child sex abuse scandals engulfing Britain
Years after revelations of an entertainer’s crimes, the UK grapples with an ugly, sprawling legacy of abuse and lies.
Gangs still run nightmarish 'chop-up' houses in this Colombian drug hub
More than 30 dismembered bodies have been found in the city of Buenaventura since 2013, according to Human Rights Watch.
The Chinese government is obliterating this hugely popular comedian
His crime? Belonging to the wrong political clique.
Banksy visited Gaza. Here's what the street artist wants us to see there
'If we wash our hands of the conflict between the powerful and the powerless we side with the powerful.'
Egypt jails prominent blogger and activists for breaking protest law
Alaa Abdel Fattah was one of the guiding voices of Egypt's 2011 revolution.
Kobani residents in limbo as they wait to return to a destroyed city
The Islamic State was repelled from the city weeks ago, but residents have been unable to return home.