Justice Delayed in Nepal

The government of Nepal continues to stall on holding war criminals accountable for the war crimes committed during the country’s civil war.  The decade long war, from 1996-2006, led to more than 13,000 slain.  The armed conflict resulted in the…

India Imposes Restrictions on Free Speech

Many individuals in India, particularly free speech advocates and Internet users, are concerned about the new regulations the Indian government has imposed this year. India’s government has not only voted to block foreign funding, but it has escalated pressure on…

Religious Minorities Threatened by Rising Intolerance

Gafatar, a religious minority in Indonesia’s predominantly Muslim nation, has faced increasing violence.  A Gafatar center in Antibar was burned down on January 19, 2017.  Human Rights Watch blames Indonesia’s legal system for perpetuating the discrimination against religious minorities.  Indonesia…