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Principal Deputy Assistant Secretary for South and Central Asian Affairs Richard E. Hoagland speaks in Washington on the global struggle for human rights f...
“Preventing mass atrocities is a global responsibility requiring robust contributions from all,” Samantha Power says at a U.N. Security Council briefing on...
Secretary of State John Kerry speaks at the swearing-in ceremony for Rick Stengel as under secretary of state for public diplomacy and public affairs.
A Poynter Institute expert provides practical examples of how to apply journalism ethics in the digital age.
Whether you're a political junkie or a fashion maven, blogs provide a platform for you to voice your opinion and share your story.
In 1941, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt outlined his vision for a world founded upon four essential human freedoms.
LGBT rights are a work in progress in the United States. New attitudes are ushering in change. States are legalizing gay marriage. Businesses are protectin...
Explore college newsrooms where student journalists practice their Constitutional right to a free and unfettered press. This issue also offers news for mov...
What makes U.S. government uniquely American ... its Constitution, the separation of powers, the concept of “checks and balances,” the decentralized roles ...
“Whether large or small, highly decentralized or not, countries share a common desire to create a high-quality education system that prepares all children ...
Combatting human trafficking is both a moral imperative and a national security issue, says Secretary of State John Kerry.
The U.S. Agency for International Development names international Latin pop singer-song writer Carlos Vives as its first inclusion ambassador. In this role...
President Obama believes the United Nations can be extraordinarily constructive and an important partner in bringing peace, stability and security to the ...
"I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will faithfully execute the office of President of the United States, and will to the best of my ability, preserve...
Images of refugees who have overcome obstacles to achieve success and recognition in their new U.S. communities and beyond.
Meet the U.S. ambassador to Portugal, Robert Sherman, and his wife, Kim. Get to know the family and what they look forward to in the future.
Max Baucus, a former U.S. senator from Montana, returns to China as the U.S. ambassador with his wife, Melodee Hanes. While in China, the ambassador is ver...
As an avid sports fan, U.S. Ambassador Robert Blake plans to build teamwork between the U.S. and Indonesia.
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