Corruption hollows out economies and erodes public trust. Meet some of the brave men and women tackling this challenge.
Human rights defenders face dangers for their efforts to protect universally recognized rights. Learn the State Department's role
A collection of new murals in Houston draws attention to universal issues such as climate change and education.
Anna May Wong was Hollywood's first Chinese American movie star. Now she is the first Asian American to appear on U.S. currency.
President Biden is launching a new effort to prevent hate-fueled violence and promote unity around the country.
July is Disability Pride Month, when members of the community celebrate their achievements and advocate for their rights.
The U.S. honored a Holocaust museum leader for his efforts to expand education and understanding about the era's history.
After the historic July 11, 2021, protests across Cuba, the government has cracked down on its citizens for demanding essential human rights.
There are over a million Ukrainian Americans in the United States — and many museums in the U.S. dedicated to preserving their culture.