A tribunal, made up of lawyers, academics and business people, set up to assess whether China's alleged rights abuses against the Uyghur people constitute genocide, opened Friday in London.
Most U.S. cities celebrate Pride month in June to commemorate the anniversary of the Stonewall Uprising, which took place in 1969.
To live up to his vow to be guided by human rights, President Joe Biden should use U.S. leverage to insist that the Israeli government stop its oppression of Palestinians.
On Tuesday, the Grand Chamber of the European Court of Human Rights ruled that British intelligence-gathering practices violated human rights.
Kazakhstan is truly committed to democratization and political reforms, which means we remain a trusted partner for the United States, the European Union and the wider international community.
We need a complete overhaul of the current criminal justice system with bold reforms, even stronger new legislation protecting Black and brown lives and a criminal justice national reentry czar to even begin to see meaningful change.
During the last few years, Movimiento Ciudadano has been consistent in its political attitudes and actions, which have positioned it as a different option.
Beijing doesn't have human rights requirements like future Olympic host cities Paris and Los Angeles, which are scheduled to host the 2024 and 2028 Summer Olympics, respectively.
The Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control announced it imposed sanctions on 16 people total, with three of them being adult children of three senior military officials previously designated for U.S. sanctions.
"You are wrong and either showing a lack of understanding or something more intentional veering on anti Semitism," Guttenberg told Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez on Twitter.
Although the rhetoric improved, over 100 hundred days into his administration, President Joe Biden has chosen to continue some of the cruelest Trump-era policies.
The Biden administration must maintain and even increase sanctions related to Iran's support for terrorism, its ballistic missile program and ongoing human rights violations.
Abdureqip Tomurniyaz, president of the Xinjiang Islamic Association, said that the U.S. and Western nations "want to sabotage Xinjiang's harmony and stability, contain China's rise and alienate relations between China and Islamic countries."
Human rights groups, along with Western nations, accused China during a virtual meeting on Wednesday of crimes against the Uyghur community and demanded they give U.N. experts unimpeded access.
For many, laying claim to this land is a process fraught with bias, discrimination and fear.
Unlike predominant groups, independent Assyrian parties heavily rely on expatriate voters to secure their seats in Iraq's parliament.
"My clients just wanted to talk about reparations for the historical and continuing effects of slavery," the Nation of Islam lawyers told the High Court Monday.
American politicians have ignored domestic mass shootings and skyrocketing income inequality, the Chinese Communist Party's official media outlet wrote Monday.
We need to be actively involved in contributing to a peaceful future and that means significantly increasing the refugee quota for Afghanistan, doubling down on diplomatic engagement and committing financial assistance to the Afghan people.
Justice N Anand Venkatesh, a high court judge in Madras, India is to give a ruling on a protection order for a same-sex couple.
A member of the Turkish parliament has been accused of threatening a left-wing colleague on Twitter.
Surveillance technology has been crucial to China's efforts to monitor and track ethnic peoples within China.
The international community must be prepared to stand with the wishes of all the people of Myanmar and stand against all human rights abuses in the country—not just those that the opposition leader chooses to recognize.
The Australian government and systems of policing and corrections continue to feed the intergenerational trauma that resulted from institutional, systemic racism.