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Judge Says Manafort Led An 'Otherwise Blameless Life.' His Resume Says Otherwise.
Manafort's past clients included notorious dictators, kleptocrats and human rights abusers.
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Christina Aguilera Will Be Honored For Her LGBTQ Advocacy Work
The pop superstar will receive the Human Rights Campaign's Ally for Equality award.
2 Women Disrupt Meeting To Harass Transgender Activist In Appalling Video
Sarah McBride, a trans woman and national press secretary for the Human Rights Campaign, was harassed by two trans-exclusionary radical feminists.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Clobbers ICE After Trump Address: We're Seeing Death
“Right now, what we are seeing is the violation of human rights,” the freshman lawmaker told MSNBC's Rachel Maddow.
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Egypt Attempts To Quash Controversial CBS Interview With President Sissi
CBS revealed that after the interview was filmed, the Egyptian ambassador contacted its "60 Minutes" team and warned that it could not be aired.
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Rep. Jennifer Wexton Flies Trans Pride Flag Outside Her Capitol Hill Office
“I wanted to show my solidarity because we are talking about my friends and family," she said.
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U.N. Human Rights Expert Calls For Probe Into Migrant Girl's Death In U.S. Custody
Jakelin Caal Maquin died in U.S. custody after a 2,000-mile journey from Guatemala with her father.
Trans Army Vet Explains Why You Can't Vote GOP And Be Socially Liberal In Epic Tweetstorm
Charlotte Clymer says nothing is more enraging "as someone who votes for the Republican Party but claims to care about my rights and that of others."
Lyudmila Alexeyeva, Russian Human Rights Icon, Dies At 91
Alexeyeva, who founded Russia's oldest human rights organization, challenged the Soviet and Russian regimes for decades.
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CNN Fired Marc Lamont Hill For Saying Palestinians Deserve Equal Rights
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The cable news giant seems perfectly fine with anti-Palestinian racism, though.
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Saudi Arabia Allegedly Tortured Women's Rights Activists Before Khashoggi Murder
The torture of the jailed women allegedly included electric shock, whipping and sexual assault.
New York’s Trans Community Is Fighting Increased Violence
According to the Human Rights Campaign, 22 trans people have been killed this year.
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Human Rights Campaign President Chad Griffin Is Stepping Down
By Julie Pace, Associated Press
The LGBTQ rights activist will stay with HRC until a new president is named.
Rep. John Lewis Urges Mike Pompeo To Protect Human Rights In Brazil Election
The world's fourth-largest democracy could elect far-right authoritarian Jair Bolsonaro as president on Sunday.
What It Means That 'Virginity Tests' Are Still Common In Morocco
By Ibtissam Ouazzani, HuffPost Maghreb
As global health organizations call for a worldwide ban of the practice, a Moroccan sociologist explains why it persists in her country — and how to stop it.
UN Panel Declares France's 'Burqa Ban' Violates Muslim Women's Rights
The U.N. Human Rights Committee was not convinced the ban is necessary or proportionate.
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For Many LGBTQ+ People At Work, Outrageous And Offensive Remarks Are An Everyday Reality
We asked queer people to tell us about their experiences at work and their responses were harrowing.
How Saudi-Friendly Middle East Dictators Are Handling The Jamal Khashoggi Scandal
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
The United Arab Emirates, the Saudis’ closest partner, and its Washington agents are offering authoritarians a road map to preserving impunity and ties to the West.
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The Ritz-Carlton Is Hosting Saudi's 'Davos In The Desert,' Rights Abuses Be Damned
The luxury hotel chain is silent over the alleged killing of Jamal Khashoggi as it gets ready to host a marquee event for the Saudi government.
How The Khashoggi Scandal Looks When You've Been Bombed And Starved By Saudi Arabia For Years
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
The journalist’s disappearance triggered a massive global backlash against Saudi Arabia. Its bloody war in Yemen never has.
2018 Is On Pace To Be Another Bloody Year For Environmental Defenders Around The World
207 environmental advocates were murdered around the world last year.
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Here's How Ellen DeGeneres, Sean Hayes And More Honored National Coming Out Day
Curtis M. Wong
"Your happiness and safety are paramount," Lin-Manuel Miranda wrote.
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Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance Shows How Little Saudi Arabia Thinks Of Its Citizens
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
As Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman claims he's serving all 20 million Saudis, the missing journalist's case proves he's focused on those who toe his line.
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Key U.S. Allies Are Sending People To China's Secret Muslim Internment Camps
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
The U.S. finally wants to pressure China to close the camps. Its allies have other ideas.
Joe Biden: After Charlottesville, Obama And I Could No Longer Remain Silent On Trump
"Our silence is complicity.”
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U.S. Considers Sanctioning Chinese Officials Over Detention Of Muslims: Report
Hundreds of thousands of people have reportedly been placed in internment camps with the aim of renouncing Islam.
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