Turkey’s Human Rights Beatdown

The Turkish President, Recep Tayyip Erdogan, recently defended his country as a state of law. Many, however, would describe Turkey as a state under siege. Erdogan has purged Turkey of opponents to his administration and has jailed journalists, media critics, and…

Police Brutality Persists in Brazil

Police brutality in Brazil is more prevalent and more violent than in the United States. In 2016, Brazilian civilian and military police forces killed 4,224 people. Compared to similar data from 2015, Brazil saw a twenty-six percent increase in police-related…