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United Nations to vote on whether Kim Jong-un should be charged with crimes against humanity

Cuba to lead opposition to bid to refer North Korea to the International Criminal Court<p>The United Nations will hold a vote on Tuesday over whether Kim Jong-un should be prosecuted for crimes against humanity over North Korea's appalling human rights record.<p>The UN General Assembly's human rights …

Sudan denies U.N. access to Darfur village to check rape accusations

KHARTOUM (Reuters) - Sudan has refused to let U.N. and African Union peacekeepers visit a village in the western Darfur region to investigate allegations of mass rape for the second time this month, saying it was skeptical about the motives for the visit.<p>The United Nations said Sudanese troops …

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon: Message on International Anti-Corruption Day

Press Releases<p>For information only - not an official document<p>UNIS/SGSM/594<br>8 December 2014<p>United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon:<p>Message on …

Joachim Rücker to head UN Human Rights Council in 2015 | News | DW | 08.12.2014

Thomas Rücker will take the reins as president of the UN Human Rights Council in 2015. The economist by training had served as Germany's envoy to the …

How America can fix the racial wealth gap

It’s time<p>One of the most persistent but unaddressed problems in the United States is our massive racial wealth gap. Wealth provides an important cushion from the threat of unemployment, medical emergency or other unforeseen events. Wealth can also help pay for college, the start of a new business …