Human Rights

In a letter released this week, three U.N. officials addressed "America’s increased military presence in Guam" and its effect on Indigenous people.
Military and police in Myanmar killed dozens of people in the deadliest day since last month's coup.
China’s Foreign Ministry denounced the sanctions as “based on nothing but lies and disinformation.”
China, which is hosting the winter games next year, is facing heightened scrutiny for human rights abuses.
In a letter shared exclusively with HuffPost, advocates are urging Biden to follow through on former President Obama's efforts to close the controversial facility.
The LGBTQ advocacy group called for Greene to be removed from her congressional assignments for her "deeply disturbing" behavior and remarks.
The State Department announced that goods produced in the settlements, which are considered illegal under international law, can be labeled as "Made in Israel."
People who are gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender, queer or gender non-confirming are nearly four times as likely to be victims of violent crime than those outside such communities.
An open letter from 50 ambassadors and human rights advocates cited a need to work for “non-discrimination, tolerance and mutual acceptance.”
The Anoka-Hennepin School District student, who was on the boys’ swimming team, had previously been forced to use a segregated locker room.