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U.S. works to prevent atrocities worldwide

In a new report, the U.S. government calls attention to atrocities around the world and details U.S. and partner nations' efforts to stop them.
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World hears the voice of the Iranian people

Secretary Pompeo comments on the continuing protests in Iran over the ruling elite's mismanagement of the economy and other failed government policies.
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Celebrating World Radio Day

World Radio Day is an international day celebrated every year on February 13. Learn the important role radio still plays today.

Is your election free and fair? Consider this …

How can you determine whether your election is free and fair? Here are some important questions to ask.
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Jordan’s King Abdullah II honored as champion of religious harmony

The newest recipient of the Templeton Prize — for affirming life's spiritual side — is Jordan's King Abdullah II, for promoting interfaith harmony.
Statue of Liberty in front of U.S. Constitution

Freedom of speech is not just about words [video]

In the United States, freedom of speech extends beyond spoken words. See the many forms of expression that are protected by the U.S. Constitution.
Michael R. Pompeo at lectern with woman standing nearby (State Dept./Ron Przysucha)

Pompeo: No country cares more for religious freedom

Learn more about the State Department's 2019 International Religious Freedom report, which tracks religious freedom in countries around the world.
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Meet groundbreaking U.S. Latinx artists

A new U.S. arts grant funded by the Ford Foundation and The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation will allow 15 Latinx artists to expand their work.
Xi Jinping and Nicolás Maduro walking near red carpet and troops (© Andy Wong/AP Images)

When authoritarian governments misuse tech

As Chinese telecom firms plan to introduce 5G technology around the world, what will happen when this tech falls into despotic hands?