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Federal Judge Orders U.S. to Reform Immigration Bond in Ruling on ACLU Lawsuit

LOS ANGELES, CA, Nov. 14, 2016 - A federal judge has issued a preliminary injunction ordering U.S. officials to implement substantial reforms in their...

US in danger of being left behind by clean energy revolution warns Christian Aid

Nov. 14, 2016 - Christian Aid has warned that any attempts by new US President Donald Trump to bury his head in the sand...

DOI Finalizes Rule Providing Foundation for Future of BLM’s Renewable Energy Program

WASHINGTON, Nov. 10, 2016 – Advancing the President’s Climate Action Plan to create jobs, cut carbon pollution and develop clean domestic energy, Secretary of...

Reports of Anti-LGBTQ Extremists Tapped for Major Roles on Trump’s Transition Team

WASHINGTON November 10, 2016 - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization,...

Trump’s Election, GOP Hold on Congress, Seals Affordable Care Act’s Eventual Repeal, Health Researcher...

Nov. 10, 2016 - With the election of Donald Trump and the Republican Party retaining control of both houses of Congress, the Affordable Care...

Video: Hillary Clinton’s powerful concession speech

November 9, 2016 - Hillary Clinton speaks to her supporters from New York in her first public remarks since her defeat to Donald Trump...

Five things that explain Donald Trump’s stunning presidential election victory

November 9, 2016 - A populist wave that began with Brexit in June reached the United States in stunning fashion on Tuesday night. In...

FBI director to Congress after review of Clinton emails: “We have not changed our...

November 6, 2016 - FBI Director James Comey sent this letter to members of Congress today.

North Carolina NAACP Files Federal Suit Charging State Illegally Suppressed Right to Vote of...

DURHAM, NC, November 4, 2016 - The North Carolina NAACP filed a federal lawsuit Monday seeking an immediate injunction to stop the state and...

ACLU Urges DOJ to Investigate Militarized Response at Standing Rock Protest

WASHINGTON, Nov. 4 2016 — The American Civil Liberties Union and the Leadership Conference on Civil and Human Rights sent a letter today to...

Report: Accused Cop Killer Had Confederate Flag Confrontation With Police

Nov. 3, 2016 - Police have arrested a man suspected of ambushing and fatally shooting two police officers in Des Moines. Scott Michael Greene, 46, of Urbandale,...

Terrorizing Charges Dropped Against #NoDAPL Water Protectors

Cannon Ball, ND November 2, 2016 - Last month, spirit rider Mason Redwing was charged with felony reckless endangerment of law enforcement and a...

Counting 11 million undocumented immigrants is easier than you think

November 2, 2016 - News organizations widely report that there are 11 million unauthorized immigrants living in the United States. But where does this...

Nearly Every American Will Know a Victim of Gun Violence

Nov. 2, 2016 - Nearly all Americans are likely to know a victim of gun violence within their social networks during their lifetime, indicating...

HRC Statement on Russian Interference in U.S. Election and Potential Trump Connections

WASHINGTON November 1, 2016 - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer civil rights organization, called...

Postal Service Urges Voters to Mail Ballots Early

WASHINGTON November 1, 2016 - Millions of ballots are expected to be mailed during the election season this fall, and the U.S. Postal Service...

In Letter, Reid Says Comey “May Have Broken the Law”

LAS VEGAS, NV, Oct. 31, 2013 - Senate Democratic Leader Harry Reid sent the following letter to Federal Bureau of Investigation Director James Comey: Dear...

Former DOJ Officials Of Both Parties Raise Concerns Over Comey’s Breach Of Protocol

Oct. 31, 2016 -Sunday, as reported by the Associated Press, a group of nearly 100 former federal prosecutors and high-ranking DOJ officials from both...

Statement of John Podesta in Response to FBI Letter to GOP Congressional Chairmen

Oct. 28, 2016 -  In response to the letter sent by FBI Director James Comey to eight Republican committee chairman in Congress, Hillary for...

Supreme Court of the United States Will Decide Transgender Student’s Case

WASHINGTON October 28, 2016 - Today, the Human Rights Campaign (HRC), the nation’s largest lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, and queer (LGBTQ) civil rights organization,...