Valentine's Day celebrates love, but it was once illegal for interracial couples to marry in certain U.S. states. The Lovings helped eliminate those laws.
U.N. High Commissioner for Human Rights Michelle Bachelet and a 2020 independent U.N. report detail Maduro's human rights abuses in Venezuela.
The Washington-based museum wants people to know that the Holocaust wasn't inevitable — and that we all have a role in preventing atrocities.
Rosa Parks' refusal to take a back seat on an Alabama bus sparked the civil rights movement. Read more about the memorials that pay tribute to her courage.
President Biden has revoked an executive order and three proclamations that restricted immigration visas for people from many Muslim and African countries.
In the U.S., dozens of schools are named after civil rights activist Martin Luther King Jr. Learn how three of them embody his teachings all year.
The Amistad case helped dozens of Africans escape slavery and forced America to live up to its founding ideals. Read more about it here.
New evidence shows China's Communist Party is using big data to target Uyghurs for detention based on lawful activities, a rights group says.
The U.S. has designated governments that violate religious freedom. Find out which nations are not protecting this essential right.