Zimbabwe is cracking down on human rights lawyers and activists ahead of the country's upcoming elections.
CNN's Christiane Amanpour speaks to South Africa's foreign minister who welcomed President Obama to the country.
CNN's Christiane Amanpour speaks to South Africa's trade minister about economic inequality in that country.
CNN's Christiane Amanpour speaks with former French First Lady Carla Bruni about leaving the political spotlight and returning to the stage to sing.
CNN's Christiane Amanpour looks at Egyptian President Mohamed Morsy's first year in office, getting inside perspective from Morsy's senior adviser.
By Samuel Burke, CNN
“I am so proud of my country today,” Brandon Perlberg told CNN’s Christiane Amanpour on Wednesday just after the Supreme Court ruled that the government needed to recognize gay marriages for federal benefits. “Whether I'm coming back is a different question and is a difficult question to answer.”
For months, Amanpour has been tracking the story of how the Defense of Marriage Act, which was overturned, forced Perlberg, a gay American, to choose between love and country.
Perlberg and his British partner, Benn Storey, used to live in New York. Even though that state allows gay marriage, DOMA prevented Brandon from getting his partner American citizenship – the way a straight couple has always been able to. FULL POST
The former head of both the CIA and Pentagon, Robert Gates, weighed in on the events surrounding fugitive leaker Edward Snowden in an exclusive interview with CNN’s Christiane Amanpour on Wednesday.
“If you can’t ultimately trust people then you’re in real trouble,” Gates told Amanpour. “And the consequence of that is you will have a narrowing and a narrowing of the information that’s made available to people for analysis, and for decision making, as people try to protect that information. And you will be back in the same kind of situation that we apparently had prior to 9/11, where you don’t have the ability for people with the broad enough access to connect the dots.” FULL POST
CNN's Christiane Amanpour speaks to author Edwidge Danticat who penned a Haitian's girls story in the Girl Rising film.
The hidden reality of rape on the job for immigrant women working in America's farming industry is exposed in a joint investigation by FRONTLINE, Univision News, The Center for Investigative Reporting, and the Investigative Reporting Program at UC Berkeley. In the video above CNN's Christiane Amanpour speaks to one of the filmmakers and to Dr. Emily Hartzog, who spent more than a decade providing medical care to undocumented immigrants and penned the book "Primary Care, A Doctor's Life North and South of the Border."
Climatologist Richard Alley reacts to President's Obama new initiative to combat climate change in an interview with CNN's Christiane Amanpour. Alley is part of the U.N. Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change that received a Nobel Prize.