Over 100 Salvadorans Killed After Deportation From U.S.: Human Rights Watch

Most were killed within a year of being sent back to El Salvador — often for reasons that caused them to... Read more »

Kristin Chenoweth Brilliantly Sums Up What It Means To Be Christian And An LGBTQ Advocate

Speaking at the Human Rights Campaign's 2020 gala, the "Wicked" star explained why her faith and devotion to LGBTQ rights aren't... Read more »

South Dakota House Approves Bill That Would Jail Doctors For Treating Transgender Youth

LGBTQ groups have blasted House Bill 1057, which would make it a misdemeanor for physicians to offer gender confirmation surgery to... Read more »

How Joe Rogan’s Bernie Sanders Endorsement Split Progressives

It vindicates Sanders’ claim that he can attract support from right-leaning voters. But Rogan has a history of making transphobic and... Read more »

Heartfelt Support Pours In For Rep. John Lewis As He Vows To Fight Cancer

People across the nation poured out their hearts online to support the civil rights icon. ... Read more »

2020 Democrats Promise To Get Tough On China Over Human Rights

Screens in China went blank as front-runner Joe Biden mentioned the more than 1 million ethnic and religious minorities detained in... Read more »

It May Have Just Got A Lot Easier To Sue Exxon And Shell For Climate Change Devastation

A new investigation provides the most “robust” evidence yet connecting fossil fuel companies to climate-related human rights violations, legal experts say. ... Read more »

Teen Whose TikTok Account Was Suspended After Uighur Clip Says She Won’t Be Silenced

TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned app, apologized to 17-year-old Feroza Aziz for suspending her account. But Aziz says she's unconvinced by their... Read more »

China Furious As Trump Signs Hong Kong Bills

Trump signed the bills supporting Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters, even as he expressed some concerns about complicating the effort to work... Read more »

Senate Approves Bills In Support Of Hong Kong Protesters

"We hear you, we continue to stand with you, and we will not stand idly by," Sen. Marco Rubio, a co-sponsor... Read more »

Leaked Documents Reveal ‘No Mercy’ Shown In China’s Muslim Internment Program: Report

Documents obtained by The New York Times show how China has directed officials to handle the mass detention of Uighur Muslims. ... Read more »

U.S. Imposes Visa Restrictions On Chinese Officials Over Muslim Abuses

The move comes a day after the Commerce Department blacklisted 28 Chinese companies, citing concerns about the detention and abuse of... Read more »

Ricky Martin Is Expecting His 4th Child With Husband Jwan Yosef

The “Livin’ la Vida Loca” singer gleefully made the announcement at the 2019 Human Rights Campaign National Dinner over the weekend. ... Read more »

CNN, Human Rights Campaign To Host LGBTQ Town Hall With 2020 Candidates

Pete Buttigieg, the first openly gay Democratic presidential candidate, has signed on to participate, as have Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren. ... Read more »

LGBTQ Rights Groups Privately Feud Over Strategy

Human Rights Campaign, ACLU told GLAAD to quit its “dangerous” push for an LGBTQ constitutional amendment. ... Read more »

Students And Gun Control Activists Protest Outside NRA Headquarters After Shootings

Hundreds of gun control activists gathered in front of the National Rifle Association's headquarters in Virginia to honor this weekend's shooting... Read more »

Nicki Minaj Drops Saudi Arabia Show Amid Outcry From Human Rights Activists

“After careful reflection I have decided to no longer move forward with my scheduled concert at Jeddah World Fest," the rapper... Read more »

LGBTQ Activist Sarah McBride Announces Campaign for Delaware State Senate

McBride would be the first openly transgender state senator in U.S. history if she wins the 2020 race to replace a... Read more »

Mike Pompeo Unveils New Panel To Refocus U.S. Human Rights Priorities

Human rights groups have criticized the effort as a means to rein in protections for marginalized groups. ... Read more »

UN Human Rights Chief Decries ‘Alarming’ Conditions At Migrant Detention Facilities

Michelle Bachelet comments on reports of children sleeping on floors, poor sanitation and inadequate health care. ... Read more »