Freedom House rates the status of political rights and civil liberties in more than 200 countries and territories and compiles a list of the worst human rights violators. Amnesty International reports on the state of hum... More » Government & Politics International Orgs

A list of human rights generally includes the right to equality, the right to freedom from discrimination and the right to freedom from slavery. The right to a fair public hearing, the right to own property and freedom o... More »

It's possible to protest human rights in Africa from the United States by participating with charities like Amnesty International, FIDH and Human Rights Watch. There are multiple ways to become involved, including letter... More » Government & Politics International Orgs

Topics addressed in International Women's Day speeches include the battle for women's empowerment through voting rights and gender equality and the recognition of strides forward made through various conferences and agre... More »

Critics of communism allege that it raises false hopes of a perfect future, gives the government excessive authoritarian powers, limits human rights and individual liberties, hampers economic prosperity and damages the e... More »

The General Agreements on Tariffs and Trade, or GATT, was put into place shortly after World War II and featured rules that sought to reduce tariffs and remove trade barriers so that 153 countries could benefit from bett... More »

As of 2015, the United States' current allies include countries with which the United States has pledged allegiance through joint defense treaties, including NATO, the Japanese Treaty and the Rio Treaty. In some cases, t... More » Government & Politics International Orgs