LGBTQ communities are illegal in India owing to a British era law, Section 377 of the Indian Penal Code.
Why are we afraid of the other, why can't we all live together in peace?
Sujatha Rao shares a moving story of her work with sex workers
Those of you in the world without voting rights in America, as America has such a large impact on the world and its environment, the citizens of the world can take the opportunity to show their support for Bernie Sanders through this petition.
The new punishment comes in wake of brutal gang rape and murder of 14 year old on her way to home on the island of sumatra. President Joko Widodo, signed a decree on wednesday authorizing chemical castration for convicted child sex offenders
5 Gyres invites you to join us on June 2nd at noon (Pacific) for our plastic pollution "Lunch n' Learn" webinar featuring founders Anna Cummins and Marcus Eriksen. Learn about research & policy surrounding plastic pollution, & find out what you can do...
Indonesia has rejected applications from scores of companies for new palm oil operations, an official said Wednesday, as it cracks down on an industry whose expansion has been blamed for fuelling haze-belching forest fires.
A report released by the U.S. International Trade Commission last week found, as Deirdre Fulton notes, that the controversial trade deal the Trans-Pacific Partnership (also known by some as NAFTA on steroids) will produce negligible economic benefi
The banks don't want Greece to be able to service its debt, because the banks intend to use Greece's inability to service the debt in order to loot Greece of its assets and resources and in order to roll back the social safety net put in place during the
People of the Cerattepe region in Turkey are fighting to stop their land from being destroyed by a mining company that wants to cut down the forests and pollute the water to mine gold, silver and copper.
No one has been held accountable for the crimes committed in the so called war on terror. One result is what we have seen is Republican candidates for president are competing to see who can promise to commit the most crimes.
Target: Iqbal Zafar Jhagra, Governor, Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province, Pakistan! Goal: Punish murderers who shot and killed a young transgender activist. A 23 year old transgender activist in northern Pakistan has died after being shot six times and....