No more tweets from Tahrir Square. Kelley Vlahos reports on the abuses of the repressive Sisi regime in Egyt and how the U.S. aids the regime.

The tragic civilian toll of airstrikes in Yemen. Ole Solvang of Human Rights Watch reviews the destruction wrought by the Saudi-led bombing campaign.

How foreign policy matters in election campaigns. Rosa Brooks explains how foreign policy issues affect elections despite the public’s lack of interest in them.

U.S.-backed Kurdish groups may have committed war crimes. Adam Taylor comments on a recent Amnesty report on alleged abuses by Kurdish YPG forces in Syria.

Saving Hakka before it dies out. Rosalie Chan reports on the efforts of academics and DJs to save the language in Taiwan.