United Nations

The arrests and torture of LGBT people in these nations violate international law.

October 14 2017 4:30 PM

She says the same vote on an anti–death penalty measure came during the Obama administration — but that's not quite accurate.

October 04 2017 2:12 PM

While the U.S. condemns the use of capital punishment for homosexuality, it could not support a resolution opposing it for any offense, says a State Department spokeswoman.

October 03 2017 8:47 PM

The State Department has excuses for voting against a pro-LGBT U.N. measure, but it still belies Trump's pledge to protect "the gays."

October 03 2017 2:42 PM

The U.N. Human Rights Office advises businesses around the world on treatment of LGBT and intersex employees, suppliers, and customers.

September 26 2017 6:00 PM

Donald Trump's ambassador to the United Nations condemned the booing as hateful.

June 26 2017 2:53 AM

Human Rights Watch suspects both Russia and Syria are lying when they blame the deaths of at least 100 civilians on an explosion at a nearby chemical plant. This was no accident. 

Warning: this video might be too intense for some viewers. 

April 05 2017 10:24 PM