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Lord Ahmad concludes UN Human Rights Council with concerns for LGBT...

The UN Human Rights Council concluded its 37th Session with important resolutions on Syria, Iran, DRPK, Burma, South Sudan, Libya, Georgia and with concerns...

Trump’s Trade War in Perspective

SYDNEY & KUALA LUMPUR - US President Donald Trump’s recent announcement of steep tariffs on steel and aluminium imports seems to have shocked US...

Trump’s 1st State of the Union: Refugee Policy

WASHINGTON DC - It is unlikely that Donald Trump will reverse his policies toward refugees in his State of the Union address on 30...

Countries Disapproving of U.S. Leadership Triples in 2017

WASHINGTON, D.C. - In Donald Trump's first year in office, the number of countries and areas where majorities disapprove of U.S. leadership more than...

The World is Losing the Battle Against Child Labour

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina - The IV Global Conference on the Sustained Eradication of Child Labour, which drew nearly 2000 delegates from 190 countries to...

Mugabe Agrees To Resign In Zimbabwe Power Struggle

After being removed from his own political party, Robert Mugabe, the longtime dictator of Zimbabwe, has agreed to resign from office, sources in the...

UN rights office ‘deeply concerned’ over arrests of LGBT people in...

NEW YORK, NY - The United Nations human rights office on Friday expressed deep concern about a wave of arrests in Azerbaijan, Egypt and Indonesia of more than 180 people...

Ireland Elects First Gay Prime Minister

History was made in Ireland yesterday, as the ascendant Fine Gael party elected the country's first out Prime Minister, or Taoiseach. Leo Varadkar, who at...

A Gay Holocaust Is Beginning In Chechnya. What Are We...

In the spring of 1945, elements of General George S. Patton's Third Army advanced into the German city of Ohrduf, and discovered the concentration...

“Hate Group” Inclusion Shows UN Members Still Divided on LGBT Rights

UNITED NATIONS - A group designated as a hate group for its “often violent rhetoric” against LGBTI rights was an invited member of the...