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Trump vs. China: What About The 1 Million People In Internment Camps?
Akbar Shahid Ahmed
The president hasn't used new powers on human rights sanctions granted by Congress or mentioned a crisis that experts describe as akin to ethnic cleansing.
Pete Buttigieg Warns 'White Identity Politics' Launching Nation Into 'Crisis'
The South Bend, Indiana, mayor said "the beginning of a new form of American solidarity" lies in the recognition of differences.
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Polish Activist Arrested Over Image Of Mary And Jesus With Rainbow Halos
Human rights activist Elżbieta Podleśna is accused of “offending religious beliefs,” a crime in Catholic-majority Poland.
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Jesse Tyler Ferguson And His Husband Push For Equality Act In Emotional Video
Curtis M. Wong
The "Modern Family" star is pressing for the LGBTQ bill, so no one's rights are "determined by what side of the state line they're on."
Cory Booker Spoke At Church In 2011 That Practiced LGBTQ Discrimination
The 2020 presidential candidate has long been a supporter of LGBTQ rights, so his appearance at Willow Creek's Global Leadership Summit stands out.
U.S.-Led Coalition Killed More Than 1,600 Civilians In Raqqa, Syria
Human rights groups tallied more than 1,600 civilian deaths caused by U.S.-led forces in Raqqa, Syria.
Sheriff's Deputy On Leave After Anti-LGBTQ, Pro-Trump Comment On Gay Teen's Death
Curtis M. Wong
Alabama's Nigel Shelby died by suicide last week, prompting an outpouring of condolences from human rights groups and celebrity allies.
Human Rights Lawyer Amal Clooney Fights For ISIS Sexual Violence Survivors
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney is urging the United Nations to fight for sexual violence survivors.
Sudan's Omar al-Bashir Leaves Behind A Horrific Legacy Of Human Rights Abuse
The long-reigning dictator was toppled this week, but the consequences of his rule continue to be devastating.
Chasten Buttigieg Wants To Make History As First Man 'To Pick Out White House China'
Curtis M. Wong
At a Human Rights Campaign event in Texas, Pete Buttigieg's husband joked about what his role might look like if his spouse wins in 2020.
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South Korea Could Finally Decriminalize Abortion
By Seungho Baek, HuffPost Korea
A ban enacted in the 1950s means women in Korea who get abortions -- and doctors who perform them -- can be sent to prison.
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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.
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