#Human rights

  • Article: Angelina Jolie Says These 4 Things Will Help End the US Border Crisis

    Angelina Jolie Says These 4 Things Will Help End the US Border Crisis

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|Aug. 1, 2019

    “This is about more than just one border.” Read more

  • Article: UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    UN Human Rights Chief Blasts Dire Conditions for Migrants at US Border

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|July 8, 2019

    “This should never happen anywhere.” Read more

  • Article: A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    A 'Climate Apartheid' Is Right Around the Corner, UN Warns

    By Joe McCarthy  and  Erica Sanchez|June 25, 2019

    The UN’s special rapporteur on human rights offers a blistering rebuke to governments. Read more

  • Article: Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    Taiwan Becomes First Country in Asia to Legalize Same-Sex Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|May 17, 2019

    "We took a big step towards true equality.” Read more

  • Article: Gay Pride Crackdown: 4 Things to Know About LGBTQ Rights in Cuba

    Gay Pride Crackdown: 4 Things to Know About LGBTQ Rights in Cuba

    By Erica SanchezGaëlle Langué  and  Joe McCarthy|May 16, 2019

    The country has made progress in recent years, but a backlash could be brewing. Read more

  • Article: George Clooney Calls for Boycott of Brunei-Linked Hotels After Country’s Plan to Stone LGBTQ People

    George Clooney Calls for Boycott of Brunei-Linked Hotels After Country’s Plan to Stone LGBTQ People

    By Joe McCarthy|March 29, 2019

    "Are we really going to help fund the murder of innocent citizens?" Read more

  • Article: Why Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage

    Why Experts Say Tucker Carlson Is Totally Wrong About Child Marriage

    By Joe McCarthy|March 11, 2019

    Thousands of girls get married in the US each year. Read more

  • Article: 33 Sex Trafficking Arrests Made Following Super Bowl Crackdown

    33 Sex Trafficking Arrests Made Following Super Bowl Crackdown

    By Joe McCarthy|Feb. 1, 2019

    Advocacy groups dispute the claim that the Super Bowl causes more human trafficking. Read more