Indian Housing in the U.S.

Martin Marceau and his neighbors were getting sick, and they knew why. When the Blackfeet Tribal Housing Authority, headquartered in Browning, Montana, constructed their rent-to-own homes between 1979 and 1980, with oversight and funding from the US Department of Housing…

Laos Human Rights Record Under U.N. Review

On January 20, 2015, the United Nations Human Rights Council (UNHCR) met in Geneva, Switzerland to examine Laos’s human rights record. Through a process called Universal Periodic Review (UPR), the UNHCR has evaluated Laos’s rights record twice in the past…

Military Accountability in Bangladesh

On March 23, 2011, a member of Bangladesh’s Rapid Action Battalion (RAB) shot sixteen year old Limon Hossain in the leg in a field near his village in southern Bangladesh. The shooter and his squad had apparently mistaken Hossain for…