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Saudi women can now travel without a male's permission.

Saudi Arabian women no longer need a man’s permission to travel. Here are the biggest changes they’ve seen in the last 2 years.

Women in Saudi Arabia are allowed to travel without a male guardian. Saudi women have seen many changes in the last two years. Here's a list of them.

Here’s the awful story of the worst European massacre since World War II

Read about the genocide whose effects are still being felt, as bodies from 20 years ago are still being buried today.
Kyle Bass, no fan of China.

A hedge fund manager attacked the ‘murderous pigs’ who run China after a tribunal found it harvests organs from prisoners

"It’s time to completely cut ties with the MURDEROUS PIGS that run the ccp," tweeted Kyle Bass, head of Hayman Capital Management.
Smoke and fire fill the air July 19, 2017 in and around Cache Creek, as forest fires rage in western Canada.

A Canadian firefighter says his human rights were violated because he wasn’t given vegan food while fighting wildfires

Adam Knauff, 40, alleged that he was discriminated against, suspended, and ultimately docked pay in 2017 after he stood up for his "rights."
Different organization held a protest rally against the murder of Nusrat Jahan Rafi, a madrasa girl from Feni who was burnt in reprisal after sexual abuse charges against the principal, in Dhaka, Bangladesh, on April 12, 2019.

A Bangladeshi teen was burned to death after claiming she was sexually harassed by her headmaster

An 18-year-old woman in Bangladesh was burned to death after coming forward with allegations that her headmaster touched her inappropriately.
Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

Mark Zuckerberg’s boast about Facebook’s data storage was torn apart by human rights groups

Facebook's is building a data center in Singapore, a country with a poor record on freedom of expression according to human rights groups.
Saudi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman at Great Wall of China on Thursday. He implicitly expressed his support for China's crackdown on Muslims in Xinjiang, Chinese state media reported.

Saudi crown prince defended China’s imprisonment of a million Muslims in internment camps, giving Xi Jinping a reason to continue his ‘pre...

It came during Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman's trade trip to China this week, where Riyadh and China signed $28 billion worth of deals.
Secretary of State Mike Pompeo met with Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman in Saudi Arabia on Tuesday.

In a massive rebuke to Trump, GOP senators demand that Mike Pompeo investigate Jamal Khashoggi’s death

Trump faces ongoing pressure from Congress to do more about Jamal Khashoggi's killing. Now GOP senators are eyeing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo.
President Xi Jinping.

China is detaining people for posting on Twitter in an escalation of its mission to silence internet users

While Twitter is officially not available in China, a small percentage of Chinese internet users access it using special software.
Civil rights leaders, including Martin Luther King, Jr., surrounded by crowds carrying signs, Washington, DC, 1963.

21 of the most important human rights milestones in the last 100 years

Widespread women's suffrage, the end of segregation in the US, and the creation of the UN are a few milestones that occurred in the last 100 years.