A heterosexual couple in Britain have lost a court bid aimed at allowing them to enter into a civil partnership.
President Donald Trump's administration takes down an apology to the LGBTI community from the US State Department's official website
Europe’s top crime agency won plaudits and publicity for its novel way of trying to catch criminals.
Hungarian opposition journalists take shelter in homeless magazine, saying the government shut their newspaper down.
Switzerland will become the first country to hold a national vote on whether to introduce a Universal Basic Income (UBI).
The US president expresses "significant concern" over freedom of speech in Vietnam as a number of activists are prevented from meeting him.
The ongoing battle between the FBI and Apple over access to iPhone data of a terrorist, came before Congress on Tuesday. At the hearing the chief of
Civil rights campaigner Al Sharpton last night delivered an ultimatum to the movie industry, demanding a more diverse nomination list for the 2017
Reverend Jesse Jackson has devoted his life to civil rights activism in the US and has made various forays into diplomacy. Euronews reporter Joanna
American civil rights activist Julian Bond has died at the age of 75. Bond co-founded the Student Nonviolent Co-ordinating Committee in the 1960s
The NAACP has launched a 40-day march across the US South on Saturday (August 1) with a rally in Selma, Alabama, aiming to draw on that city’s
The Ku Klux Klan (KKK) is set to stroke tensions in South Carolina, it’s emerged, as investigators probe a series of fires at predominantly black
Held for nine murders in Charleston, South Carolina, Dylann Roof has also fired up passions in the United States over the flying of a southern battle
Rome’s new civil unions registry has started work. Fourteen same sex couples were among the first to seal their commitment to each other during a
France’s top court ruled it was possible to strip a Moroccan-born man convicted on terror charges of his French nationality, paving the way for more
Stephen Somerstein was just 24 years old when he photographed Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and the five-day, 54-mile Selma to Montgomery March in
A court In Italy has recognized the legal status of a child born to a gay couple. The ruling challenges the country’s stance on marriage being
The French city of Marseille has been forced to back down over ID cards designed to help the homeless but which caused a storm of protest from
Half a century after Martin Luther King Jr.‘s historic civil rights march, US film director Ava DuVernay is bringing the events to the big screen in
BIGGEST DEMANDS FOR DATAThis table shows the countries who made the most requests to Facebook for access to users’ account data, January-June 2014
“I know that the European elections are coming up later this May. I was wondering how else I could make my voice heard in the EU?” George from
‘Cesar Chávez’ chronicles the life of the famous civil rights activist who founded the United Farm Workers labour union. The movie, which recently
Folk music pioneer Pete Seeger has died aged 94, his family has confirmed. The artist, who was known for his protest songs and enjoyed a career
Fifty years ago in Washington, Martin Luther King Jr. steered a racially segregated United States onto a different course, with his compelling ‘
It has been 50 years since Martin Luther King’s famous ‘I Have a Dream’ speech and to mark the historic event Hollywood is offering audiences the
Fifty years ago on August 28 1963, Dr. Martin Luther King delivered his famous speech at the foot of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington. A pastor
The Reverend Jesse Jackson was a trailblazer for a black politicians like Barack Obama and a symbol of the political power – or sometimes
The build up to the 50-year anniversary of Martin Luther King’s “I had a dream” speech has begun with tens of thousands of people gathering in the
Martin Luther King’s iconic “I have a dream” speech 50 years ago acted as a catalyst for the civil rights movement in the United States, a movement