Benjamin Jealous was chosen amid divides over how to reenergize the organization.
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Unresolved: Can spouses of victims of China's population control claim harm if they weren't officially married?
Readers relate experiences with the Monitor's old pen pal column.
One of the latest trends in American child care is Chinese au pairs.
Targeted by insurgents in Iraq and Afghanistan, they find a haven in America.
An Oregon company offers credit cards to those with bad debt. It's good business, for both sides.
Proud citizens welcomed the flame back to China Friday, but critics say the autonomous city deferred to Beijing by barring some activists.