human rights

Image of Chapel of the Snows by Alan Light, via Flickr and Wikimedia Commons • http://is.gd/OIbFeD
Monday, August 3, 2015 - 9:58am

Lonely chaplains in Antarctica, portable dead in the U.K., and besieged Christians in China.

Image: Soldiers carry the coffin of one of 24 victims of human trafficking. The victims died April 19 after their boat capsized as they were crossing the Mediterranean Sea. • Ray Attard/European Union
Friday, July 31, 2015 - 9:53am

Brazil’s primate calls for action against human trafficking.

Tuesday, June 16, 2015 - 9:17am

Archbishop Justin Welby praises “the spring from which so much of the human quest for political liberty has drawn.”

Friday, September 6, 2013 - 7:25am

Bishop Adam Andudu Elnail of the Diocese of Kadugli, Sudan, asks President Obama to relieve his people’s suffering.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013 - 1:28pm

By Gary G. Yerkey
Christians in Syria say they are attacked because of their faith.

Tuesday, February 26, 2013 - 8:21am

SaveSaeed.org works to release pastor Saeed Abedini from a notorious Iranian prison.

Image of Jessica Chastain in Zero Dark Thirty courtesy of Columbia Pictures Industries, Inc.
Friday, February 15, 2013 - 3:16pm

Review by Ken Ross
It is good to feel the terrible, heavy burden of those charged with keeping us safe.

Thursday, January 31, 2013 - 5:26pm

By Peggy Eastman
Chen Guangcheng: “I’m confident that China is moving toward a constitutional government and rule of law.”

Portrait of Sen.John Kerry by United States Congress [public domain], via Wikimedia Commons (http://goo.gl/jq5wD)
Thursday, January 24, 2013 - 2:39pm

Sen. John F. Kerry (D-Mass.) said Jan. 24 that as secretary of state he would work to end the continuing humanitarian crisis in Sudan.