Five individuals were decapitated and hung on Tuesday in Saudi Arabia. This is part of a disturbing rise in execution.
While prisoners in Guantanamo Bay are participating in hunger strikes, these are some other examples of hunger strikes that drew attention and changed public policy.
Carol Anne Grayson talks to PolicyMic about the origins of her activism, her Oscar-nominated film, and drone attacks in Pakistan.
Kathleen Mason, former CEO of Tuesday Morning, files a lawsuit against the company for firing her right after she informed the directors of her breast cancer diagnosis.
Homelessness affects everyone and we should all take measures to end it.
With Turkish Prime Minister Erdogan's visit to the U.S. on Thursday, Obama should take the time to explain that Turkey must become a global leader — especially when it comes to human rights.
Forced Marriage is a gendered, 21st-century form of slavery.
The video which appears to show a Syrian rebel biting into a dead soldier's heart highlights the country's descent into sectarian violence