The governments of countries around the world are formally recognizing Juan Guaidó as the interim president of Venezuela.
Here are some notable examples of famous (and not-so famous) refugees who resettled in the U.S., and went on to achieve success.
Freedom of religion is a key value to Americans and is enshrined in the U.S. Constitution. Learn more about it.
Books can have a big impact on us and our lives. Here is a look at the books that have meant the most to five prominent people.
Japanese manga artist's short comic telling the story of one Uyghur woman's experience in the Chinese internment camps has gone viral.
Learn about some landmark events that led to the Americans with Disabilities Act, which protects from discrimination in all areas of life.
Burma's military has blocked the internet to stymie calls for democracy. Learn more about the far-reaching effects of denying the right to information.
The U.S. Supreme Court decision ensuring a nationwide right to same-sex marriage was a major milestone on the path to equal rights for LGBTQI+ Americans.
While women around the world have been breaking barriers for decades, Iranian women have struggled to gain back the basic human freedoms they lost in 1979.