The latest news on human rights
GOP lawmaker, rights group say U.S. should re-examine deal with firm allegedly supplying Assad.
Parents can use subtle gestures to make LGBT teens feel less isolated in their communities.
Obama missed an opportunity to reinforce the importance of human rights as a cornerstone of American foreign policy by not speaking out more strongly.
Human rights groups are dismayed that men who have been cleared for release are still being held.
Secretary of Education Arne Duncan says students must be allowed to form gay-friendly clubs.
The United States should not do anything that would strengthen Islamic, pro-Iranian political parties.
Haitians must not allow the corrupt Jean-Claude 'Baby Doc' Duvalier to have any kind of power.
Many see the Chinese president's visit as a chance for Obama to push for Liu Xiaobo's release.
Obama welcomed Hu to the White House with full honors and a red-carpet greeting.
The secretary of state said human rights in Papua New Guinea must improve for the nation to develop.