Liu Xiaobo, Nobel Prize Winner & Human Rights Activist, Dead At 61 Liu Xiaobo, who was awarded the 2010 Nobel Peace Prize while imprisoned for advocating democracy and human rights in China has died at the age of 61.
Headed To Obama: Bill To Extend Sanctions Against Venezuela- A bill that would extend sanctions against those violating human rights in Venezuela is heading to the president.
Renowned Cuban Pro-Reform Economist Fired As Chill Sets In One of Cuba's most renowned advocates for economic reform is out of a job for allegedly sharing information with Americans without authorization, among other violations.
Obama Talks "Dirty War" Victims, Human Rights In Argentina President Barack Obama acknowledged the United States did not do enough to push for human rights during Argentina's "Dirty War" dictatorship.
Some Cubans Think The Pope Should Speak Louder About Human RightsAt least twice on Monday the Pope discretely called attention to religious persecution in Cuba.
Kerry: We Are Taking A New Direction In CubaSecretary of State John Kerry, standing alongside Cuba's foreign minister reiterated the two nations' commitment to normalizing relations.
Miami-Dade Passes Preliminary Vote On Transgender Protection A transgender protection ordinance won a preliminary vote on Tuesday in Miami-Dade.
South Florida Political Leaders Attend FIU Venezuela RallyStudents at Florida International University rallied for peace in Venezuela Friday with the help of a few members of Congress.
Frequent Cuban Hunger Striker Comes To MiamiWith Cuban Independence Day just around the corner, a frequent Cuban hunger strike traveled to Miami for the holiday.
Brad Pitt Donates $100K For Gay Marriage Effort Brad Pitt has agreed to donate $100,000 to help the Human Rights Campaign raise money for its efforts to support same-sex marriage initiatives in several states.
Opinion: Romney's China Attacks On Obama Show Breathtaking HypocrisyRomney looks to come back from 47% don't pay taxes remarks and attacks on China trade. But Romney has so many vulnerabilities on China it is hard to understand why he would pick this issue.
Opinion: Romney Talks Tough On China But Romney And Bain Bought Chinese FactoryMitt Romney and Bain Capital purchased a factory in China that took on the demand from outsourcing from other US companies. So they profited by increasing profits from companies they owned by shipping jobs overseas and they profited from other companies shipping jobs overseas by doing the work that used to be done in cities and towns across America.