Rahila Gupta meets women fighters in Rojava who are leading the charge towards a radical democracy.
When looking at the Middle East, all attention is focused on Syria right now, writes Sophia Akram.
Don’t listen to the cynics – Mark Engler thinks activists should pat themselves on the back.
The author and reporter talks to Graeme Green about self-expression, dictatorship and the importance of a free press.
It’s clear that we will not achieve gender equality unless we work positively with faith communities, including with men and boys, writes Helen Dennis.
Roberto Savio argues for a revival and re-engagement, before it is too late.
They were arrested for organizing a bookstore discussion in the capital, Luanda. Marc Herzog reports.
Too often our legal system privileges the status quo instead of protecting the vulnerable, writes Brian Loffler.
Open and democratic societies cannot be built on fear and hatred, writes Nick Dearden.
Doug Weir explains why these rights are especially important during times of armed conflict.