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 »

Nicki Minaj Is Warned That Her Saudi Arabia Gig Would Be ‘Disastrous’

The Human Rights Foundation is calling on the rapper to cancel her headlining act at the Jeddah World Fest. ... Read more »

UN Investigator Warns Of Possible War Crimes In Conflict-Torn Myanmar

Both the Myanmar military and insurgents in Rakhine State may be guilty of gross human rights violations, the UN special rapporteur... Read more »

Asylum Seekers Returned To Mexico Face ‘Dangerous And Unlivable Conditions’: Report

Human Rights Watch finds that Central American migrants are at risk of sexual assault, homelessness, kidnapping and other violence as they... Read more »

World Headed For ‘Climate Apartheid,’ UN Expert Warns

The climate crisis threatens human rights and could push another 120 million people into poverty by 2030, a U.N. report says. ... Read more »

UN Human Rights Chief Makes First Visit To Venezuela

Michelle Bachelet arrived in Venezuela to meet President Nicolás Maduro and opposition leader Juan Guaidó, who are fighting for control as... Read more »

Right-Wing Activist Tony Perkins Is New Chair Of Major Religious Freedom Commission

The Family Research Council's president has supported gay "conversion" therapy and said Islam was "incompatible with the Constitution” in the past. ... Read more »

Fighting For Recognition in Japan

Soshi Matsuoka campaigns to change LGBTQ portrayal in the media. ... Read more »