A new State Department report will inform global efforts to fight human trafficking. Learn more about the heroes who are supporting victims.
Meet Quirina Geary, a Northern California activist who is working to keep the Mutsun language alive by studying and teaching.
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.
Protesters in Burma are using a salute from an American author's series, "The Hunger Games," to oppose military rule and push for democracy.
From local governments to Congress and the Office of the Vice President, Americans of Asian descent are making their mark in U.S. politics.
Learn more about transgender rights from three activists: Tashnuva Anan Shishir from Bangladesh, Zoe Joffre from Mexico and Chaber from Poland.
For the past three years, the U.S. Consulate General Kolkata has helped foster public-private relationships to bring transgender health clinics to India.
Through the Global Equality Fund, the United States helps support and defend the rights of the LGBTQI+ community around the world.
Black women have been leaders in the fight for rights for hundreds of years, paving the way for today's Black Americans in politics.