On December 10, 1948, the U.N. ratified the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, a document inspired by U.S. principles of democracy.
The Chinese Communist Party continues its campaign of human rights abuse with the detention of journalists and civil rights advocates.
Countries around the world showed kindness to the United States after the 9/11 terrorist attacks in 2001.
Moving is a pain, but in America, at least you don't have to check in with the federal government about the move, as you would in China. Learn more.
Iran's regime continues to arrest human rights lawyers for defending basic freedoms. Find out how the regime targets those who would oppose its repression.
In the United States, anyone can use the Freedom of Information Act to find out what the government is doing and how it's doing it.
The United States government respects the right of writers and artists to express themselves freely. Learn more about freedom of speech in America.
A free press allows for a respectful exchange of opinions. Find out what America's newspapers have written about recent protests.
President Trump has ordered numerous police reforms after the death of George Floyd. See which cities are also taking steps to limit excessive force.