Man standing in street with hand to face (© AFP/Getty Images)

Rights groups call for independent investigation of Iran’s atrocities

Human rights groups are calling for an independent inquiry into violence against Iranian protesters. Read more about calls for transparency in Iran.
Man holding Venezuelan flag above head

At U.N., Pompeo reaffirms support for Venezuelan people [video]

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo spoke before the United Nations Security Council in support of the people of Venezuela and their hope for a better future.
Nicolas Maduro

Maduro by the numbers [video]

Extra-judicial killings, torture, political prisoners under the illegitimate regime of Maduro and his cronies. The numbers don't lie.
Man at microphone (State Dept.)

U.S. sanctions Venezuela’s national development bank [video]

The U.S. has sanctioned BANDES, Venezuela's national development bank, following the unlawful detention of interim President Juan Guaidó's chief of staff.
Heather Nauert at lectern, with map behind her (© AP Images)

U.S. condemns deaths, arrests in Iran

The U.S. supports the people of Iran and denounces the recent imprisonment of Iranians who were speaking out against government corruption.

So you’re online. How do you fight off trolls?

Aspiring writers and journalists who want to promote their work online often have to deal with Internet trolls. Here's what you can do to beat them.

Here’s how it works: A look behind Facebook’s biggest viral campaign

The person behind Facebook's most successful campaign, a human rights effort to promote LGBTI marriage, shares her tips.
Nicolás Maduro shaking his fist

Maduro: A master of violating the Venezuelan Constitution [video]

Former president Nicolás Maduro has spent years violating the Venezuelan Constitution to increase his authoritarian grip on the country.