Impunity for Israeli war crimes encourages more gross violations of international law. Palestine's application to the ICC is a welcome step toward accountability.
Community organizer Jackson Doliscar speaks of the efforts of the Haitian government to silence advocates of human rights, land rights and housing rights.
Joel Handley is a contributor to the Occupied Chicago Tribune, a paper that reports on the Occupy movement. Check out his coverage at occupiedchicagotribune.org.