“It’s important to be aware of what’s going on in the world and to think about how you can start to make a difference, even when you’re a kid.”
With a current population of 812,826 people, the west coast U.S.
On Monday, President Obama set the record for most women judges appointed to the federal bench in one term when Steph
Some nonpartisan commentators finally recognize that current US foreign policy continues to escalate militarily as th
Military and civilian experts convened at the U.S.
Over the course of a decade and through the administrations of two presidents of different political parties, the Uni
The United States hopes to prevent and defuse conflicts by getting more women seated at negotiating tables around the
When checking the nuclear ambitions of dictators or building “democracy” in Baghdad, po
Former first lady Laura Bush says women in Afghanistan are creating their own economic opportunities and that entrepr
US Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Monday hailed a draft Senate resolution backing the rights of women in the A
On the eve of President Obama's first trip to South America, Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton sang praises t
Judging from her résumé, Leah Cox has the makings of a solid political candidate.
There was no field manual to consult, no military doctrine to guide the way.
A United Nations expert on women's human rights is investigating why Native women face the highest rates of sexual an
Attorney General Eric Holder announced on Friday the formation and inaugural meeting of the Violence Against Women Fe
The United States Institute of Peace (USIP) announced today that its initiative on gender and peacebuilding is now be
As we bid farewell to 2010 and usher in 2011 with a renewed sense of purpose, I'm proud of all the hard work that has
Why should Canada bother helping Afghan women and girls when Canadian combat troops withdraw next year?
Canada should threaten to withhold aid to Afghanistan unless women are fully included in the peace process and push f
Rape, sexual assault and sexual harassment "occur nearly twice as often within military ranks as they do within
The Department of State has awarded $5 million in grants to several nongovernmental organizations (NGOs) to provide d
In an effort to kick-start public debate on Canada's post-combat mission in Afghanistan, CARE Canada recommends the g
The evidence against Burma's junta has been piling up for many years.
Today, the American Bar Association unanimously passed a resolution urging the U.S.