Censoring the internet censors free speech. Political dissent, strong language and even offensive speech are part of a strong democracy.
The United States looks forward to working with the newly elected president of Colombia, Iván Duque, to combat narcotics trafficking and transnational crime.
Volunteering on a presidential campaign means long hours and tedious work at no pay. But thousands are donating their time and effort. Find out why.
Ukrainian American communities throughout the United States celebrate Ukrainian Independence Day in festivals every August.
The re-opening of the U.S. and Cuban embassies and resumption of normal ties on July 20 marks "a day for removing barriers," Secretary Kerry says.
Secretary of State Rex Tillerson highlights the importance of a strong trans-Atlantic partnership in the face of new and renewed threats.
With upcoming elections in several African countries, people "must seize this opportunity to make their voices heard," and leaders must listen, Kerry says.
Vice President Pence attends the April 13–14 Summit of the Americas in Peru. He will promote democracy, fair trade and secure borders in the hemisphere.
See what American leaders are saying about recent protests in Iran.