Iraqis now openly discuss gay rights.
Mohamed Alizadeh continues his human-rights work in Iraq.
America and the West should support the Kurds and not repeat the mistakes of the past.
The US must face the reality that Turkey is now in the Islamist camp.
The city was once home to 50,000 Christians.
Read about the women fighting ISIS.
The administration is favoring Iran, Turkey and Qatar over the Kurds