Laurent Gbagbo Trial: Is the ICC Targeting African Leaders?

Laurent Gbagbo Trial: Is the ICC Targeting African Leaders?

Laurent Gbagbo, former president of Ivory Coast, pleaded not guilty¬†to four charges of crimes against humanity at the International Criminal Court (ICC) on Jan. 28, 2016. Gbagbo was charged with murder, rape, persecution, and other inhumane acts allegedly committed by his supporters during the 2010 presidential election standoff with the incumbent, President Alassane Quattara.¬†His arraignment […]

International Criminal Court and North Korea

International Criminal Court and North Korea

There has never been any doubt that disparity and poor living conditions have plagued the North Korean people, but the extent to which the world knew of such poor conditions has always been very slight due to the North Korean government’s secrecy, isolation, and reclusive nature. However those factors have finally been circumvented and a […]