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.
Stephanie Van Hook is co-Director of the Metta Center for Nonviolence in Petaluma, California. You can contact her at email@example.com.