TITLE

The Human-Rights Vacuum

AUTHOR(S)
Power, Samantha
PUB. DATE
October 2007
SOURCE
Time;10/22/2007, Vol. 170 Issue 17, p28
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Editorial
ABSTRACT
The author of the article points out that a human rights vacuum has been created because China's power and influence have grown while the U.S.'s world-wide influence has diminished because of the Iraq war. While human rights atrocities in the Sudan and in Burma continue, the U.S.'s international reputation has been hurt by reports of rendition and torture.
ACCESSION #
27065985

 

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