Topic: Truth and Reconciliation Commission
Public figures from Arnold Schwarzenegger to LeBron James to Newt Gingrich to Oprah are apologizing. So many mea culpas create an opportunity to better define forgiveness.
05/18/2011 04:27 pm
Guest blogger Jason Stearns offers highlights of the period 1993-1996 from a leaked UN draft report that chronicles mass atrocities in the Congo between 1993 and 2003.
08/27/2010 04:51 pm
Desmond Tutu, one of South Africa's most beloved figures, announced plans Thursday to retire from public life after his birthday in October.
07/22/2010 01:41 pm
Soweto, a South African township, was the scene of an uprising that is remembered 34 years later on Wednesday, during the World Cup soccer tournament.
06/16/2010 04:38 pm
The EU-Latin America summit opened in Madrid today without Venezuela's Hugo Chávez, who is protesting the attendance of Honduras President Porfirio Lobo. Mr. Lobo was elected following the controversial ouster of Manuel Zelaya.
05/18/2010 03:14 pm
Mark Garlasco was suspended by Human Rights Watch. But does his hobby mean his report on white phosphorus use in Gaza is inaccurate?
09/17/2009 01:00 am
Incoming president Jacob Zuma must improve the record of his predecessor in spreading democracy and prosperity in Africa.
05/04/2009 01:00 am
04/21/2009 01:00 am
Radovan Karadzic appears Friday to answer to charges of war crimes in the 1990s.
08/30/2008 01:00 am
The reconciliation marked by the deal signed 10 years ago today gets a $71 million boost.
04/10/2008 01:00 am