Rights & Freedoms

'He's not a monster': Stepsister of 'Kentucky school shooter' speaks out after 2 killed and 17 injured

The stepsister of a 15-year-old boy believed to have carried out a mass school shooting in Kentucky has said: "He is not a monster".<p>The woman took to …

Matt Bevin

How Trump’s Global Gag Rule Is Devastating Abortion Rights & So Much More One Year Later

It has been one year since President Donald Trump reinstated and expanded the global gag rule. Unfortunately, in that time, Trump's global gag rule …

Kevin Sorbo: 'Abortion Is The Definition Of Evil'

Not all Hollywood actors speak social justice nonsense while hypocritically wearing Planned Parenthood buttons on their multi-thousand dollar dresses …

Conservative View

Trump stands up for doctors, nurses’ right to conscience

Last Thursday the Trump administration came to the rescue of pro-life nurses and doctors who accuse hospital employers of pressuring them to perform …

Roe v. Wade

Meet the Openly LGBTQ Athletes Headed to the Winter Olympics

Several openly LGBTQ athletes are slated to head to Pyeongchang next month to compete in the Winter Olympics, the most ever to participate in the …

Olympics

This Is Not Hyperbole: Democrats Now Refuse To Oppose Infanticide

Democrats are not willing to protect some babies born alive. A bill put to a vote on Friday, named the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act, …

Conservative View

U.S. judge kills lawsuit by prisoner who fell out of bunk bed

The inmate claimed his top bunk should have had safety rails.

Pennsylvania

ILGA meets… Safir Soeparna, human rights defender | ILGA

<i>The Senior Campaigns Coordinator of APCOM is one of the 25 LGBTI human rights defender who joined a training around digital security conducted by</i> …

LGBTQ

Mexico fails to offer migrants asylum, Amnesty International reports

MEXICO CITY — An Amnesty International survey of 385 Central American migrants suggests that Mexican authorities routinely force people to return to dangerous conditions in their home countries, the rights group said Tuesday.<p>Seventy-five percent of the migrants from Guatemala, Honduras and El …

Immigration

How The Legal Fight For Reproductive Rights Rages On To Protect Roe V. Wade

Jan. 22, 2018 marked the 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, a monumental Supreme Court decision to uphold legal access to abortion in the United …

Roe v. Wade

Floridians Will Finally Get the Chance to Expand Voting Rights to 1.5 Million Residents

On Tuesday, Florida election officials verified that a referendum to restore voting rights to roughly 1.5 million felons who have served their …

U.S. Politics

Second London council considers ban on anti-abortion protesters outside clinics

ES News Email<p>A second London council is considering banning anti-abortion protesters from women’s health clinics after claims of intimidation towards …

Pro-life Movement

Indiana’s new feticide bill puts women in danger of unjust prosecution

On the heels of the Women’s March and the 45th anniversary of Roe v. Wade, an Indiana Senate committee passed Senate Bill 203, which calls for …

Liberal View

Abuse of migrant workers 'rampant' in Thai fishing fleets, rights group says

<b>Bangkok, Thailand (CNN) —</b> Reforms to address modern-day slavery in Thailand's fishing fleets haven't stamped out coercive labor practices in the industry, a leading human rights group says.<p>The report, "Hidden Chains: Forced Labor and Rights Abuses in Thailand's Fishing Industry," authored by Human …

Slavery

Satanists Take Missouri to Court Over Abortion Laws

The Missouri Supreme Court is going to see one hell of a fight Tuesday.<p>A group called the Satanic Temple is suing the state on behalf of an anonymous …

Judiciary

McMaster Tears Apart Reporter After He Claims Trump Hasn't Addressed Human Rights Issues

National Security Advisor H.R. McMaster was present during the White House press briefing on Tuesday.<p>After McMaster explained what President Donald …

Conservative View

Iranian woman goes missing after removing hijab and waving it as a flag

Woman feared arrested after public protest.<p>Took part in White Wednesday protests against Iran's restrictive dress code for women.<p>An Iranian woman who …

World News

Gunter: It’s like Trudeau ranks pro-lifers as worse than jihadists

The federal Liberal government is more afraid of Catholics and Evangelical Protestants than it is of Canadians returning home from the Middle East …

Anti-Semitism

Anti-abortion forces make strides in Trump's first year amid setbacks

As a candidate, President Donald Trump promised abortion opponents four specific actions to “advance the rights of unborn children and their mothers.”<p>…

Pro-life Movement

Feminist brand Wildfang is raising funds to save the last abortion clinic in South Dakota

Plenty of brands are now showing their feminist spirit by creating T-shirts with catchy slogans like “GRL PWR” or “Girls support girls” or …

Women's News

This fall, Florida could restore voting rights to 1.6 million formerly incarcerated people

On Tuesday, the petition for a ballot initiative that seeks to restore voting rights to formerly incarcerated people—citizens convicted of non-violent crimes—finally received enough signatures to appear on the ballot. That means that this November, Florida voters will have the chance to approve the …

Revenge porn: What to do if you're a victim

<b>YouTube star Chrissy Chambers recently won her four-year legal battle against an ex who shared videos of the couple having sex online.</b><p>For Chrissy, like most victims, it was a painful and distressing experience.<p>The UK's Revenge Porn Helpline has seen huge year-on-year increase in reported incidents …

Technology (UK)

Dáil abortion debate ends abruptly as Government TDs absent when quorum called

McGrath condemns lack of attendance as disgraceful in debate called for 10pm<p>6 minutes ago Updated: 5 minutes ago<p>The Dáil debate on abortion was cut …

News (Ireland)

'Apartheid state': Israel's human rights record criticised at UN council

LanguageUndefined Human Rights Council member-states shed light on1 Israeli violations against Palestinians during periodic review

Israel

Muslim women rights group urges Centre, Opposition to ensure passage of triple talaq bill

The Bharatiya Muslim Mahila Andolan called for the practice to be made a bailable offence, but said the criminalisation provision should be …

India News

Where have all the pro-life Democrats gone? – VICE News

In 2009, 64 Democrats in the U.S. House of Representatives very nearly torpedoed the legislation that would soon become the Affordable Care Act because they wanted more restrictions on abortion.<p>Today, it’s almost impossible to imagine that so many Democrats could have voted to limit abortion …

Tom Perriello

Florida will vote on a measure that could turn the state solidly blue

Voters at a polling station in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, on November 8, 2016.Joe Cavaretta/South Florida Sun-Sentinel via AP<p>Looking for news you can …

Liberal View

Psychologist’s Explanation Why ‘Right Not to Be Offended’ Is Absurd Silences Media Host

"Ha, gotcha."

Conservative View

Opinion: Congress extends the fed’s spying powers on us

CLOSE<p>The American Civil Liberties Union says that if allegations that Yahoo allowed government spying on its servers, the National Security Agency is …

Surveillance

Gay college tennis captain came out by urging NCAA to crack down on slurs by players, fans

I never planned on coming out while playing Division I Tennis at Stetson University in Florida.<p>I was pragmatic in my approach insofar as our tennis …

College & University