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U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry reiterates that the United States and other partners are committed to the realization of South Sudan’s full political, s...
U.S. National Security Advisor Susan Rice calls on Sudan’s leaders to renounce violence, end the fighting, and commit to peaceful dialogue, and reiterates ...
In 1941, U.S. President Franklin D. Roosevelt outlined his vision for a world founded upon four essential human freedoms.
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On August 28, 1963, an estimated 250,000 people marched to the Lincoln Memorial in Washington where they heard Martin Luther King Jr. give a speech destin...
What makes U.S. government uniquely American ... its Constitution, the separation of powers, the concept of “checks and balances,” the decentralized roles ...
This Black History Month, we are reminded of how far we have come as a country on equal rights for all.
The U.S. Ambassadors Find for Cultural Preservation has supported projects to preserve cultural heritage in more than 125 countries around the world. Learn...
“Migrants need protecting,” Assistant Secretary of State for Population, Refugees and Migration Anne C. Richard says in a December 18 commentary for Intern...
The world’s youth provide huge opportunities for social change and the advancement of human rights, says Uzra Zeya, the U.S. State Department’s acting assi...
American grass-roots activists find a variety of ways to oppose South Africa’s racial apartheid system and their combined efforts and perseverance help spr...
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.
As an avid sports fan, U.S. Ambassador Robert Blake plans to build teamwork between the U.S. and Indonesia.
Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann shares her thoughts on why breaking barriers is important for society.
State Department Special Advisor for International Disability Rights Judith Heumann’s experiences led to her commitment to fighting for disability rights.
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