Happy Nowruz (New Day), the Iranian new year, which takes places on the vernal equinox each year. This is also the Year of the Goat. On behalf of all of us at the International Campaign for Human Rights in Iran, we present you with Touka Neyestani’s latest cartoon, wishing a year free of chains, prison, […]
Indiana quarter, via Wikimedia Commons. If you support basic civil rights and live in a state like Indiana (or Mississippi), you might have mixed feelings about seeing legions of people take to social media to call for a boycott of your state. Show More Summary
With the election in the rearview mirror, it's gonna be smooth sailing for the new State's Attorney, right? Come on -- would you even want to watch that show? It's The Good Wife, not The Boring Wife. The campaign's over, but Alicia's still got a lot to learn. Show More Summary
Maria Bello and Clare Munn have been dating for more than a year, and they have no problems at all showing off their love in public. According to Mail Online, Bello and Munn attended the 2015 Human Rights Campaign’s Los Angeles GalaShow More Summary
HRC president Chad Griffin (left) behind David Boies, whom he helped recruit to launch a high-profile legal challenge to Proposition 8. This week Indiana became the second state to enact a rabidly anti-LGBT law—Arkansas beat them toShow More Summary
Arkansas Online reports: The chamber voted 24-7 to approve House Bill 1228, the Conscience Protection Act, a day after representatives from the Human Rights Campaign spoke out against the bill in Little Rock and called it discriminatory. Show More Summary
Focus Features has slated Suffragette, starring Meryl Streep, Carey Mulligan and Helena Bonham Carter, for an October 23 limited release. Inspired by the early-20th century campaign for women’s right to vote, the film sports potentially...Show More Summary
Major League Baseball's Opening Day is right around the corner, with the Cubs and Cardinals ready to square off for the first game of the season April 5. After an exciting 2014 campaign that ultimately saw the San Francisco Giants hoist the World Series flag, there are a ton of juicy storylines for 2015. Show More Summary
Emma Watson was named the "Most Outstanding Woman" by AskMen for her work on the United Nations' HeforShe campaign, calling her the "face of feminism" right now. The post Emma Watson named ‘Most Outstanding Woman’ in the World appeared first on Rickey - Entertainment News and Videos.
John M. Perkins, a civil rights leader and father of the racial reconciliation movement, criticized pastor Creflo Dollar's former fundraising campaign for a new $65 million private jet as "evil," "heresy," and "exploitation," as he explained the damage prosperity preachers have done to black communities.
If you’re down for a little spring cleaning this season, something you could be optimizing right now are your Google Shopping Campaigns.
In an onslaught of sequels, prequels, and reboots nobody asked for, the world is apparently demanding a Super Troopers sequel right meow! (And thank goodness!) In less than 2 days, the Super Trooper 2 Indiegogo campaign has already exceeded...Show More Summary
Translation launched a campaign for the NBA capitalizing on the popularity of March Madness and reminding hoops fans that “The Dance Never Ends” and the NBA Playoffs are right around the corner on April 18th. In a series of 15-second spots, Translation visualizes the NCAA/NBA connection by transporting NBA stars back to their college years. Show More Summary
England take on Lithuania this week as they continue their qualification campaign for Euro 2016. With domestic football off the agenda, the inevitable talking points have resurfaced. We're hearing about the future of the English game,...Show More Summary
“In your heart you know he’s right,” was Barry Goldwater’s presidential campaign slogan in 1964. The critics of Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX), who announced Monday he is running for president,
Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Tex.), who announced his run for president on Monday, had a mixed bag of second-day campaigning. On the one hand, he raised $1 million. On the other hand, the right’s champion of “no compromise” assault on Obamacare and much of the rest of the federal government admitted that, yes, he would be going […]
Billionaires like Sheldon Adelson are getting all the love and sucking up from Republican presidential candidates right now. Rising inequality and lax campaign finance laws are combining to make a bunch of millionaire Republicans feel sorry for themselves because the presidential candidates are passing them over for billionaire Republicans. Show More Summary
By Phyllis Bennis | (Foreign Policy in Focus) – The last days of the campaign sounded an awful lot like the Jim Crow South, when African Americans had officially won the right…
The filmmakers at Broken Lizard launch an Indiegogo campaign to crowd-fund 'Super Troopers 2.'
Joint Arab List party head Ayman Odeh campaigned for Israeli elections like a troubadour. He went town to town speaking of civil rights for Palestinian citizens of Israel, quoting poets and peaceniks alike, even the Hebrew bible. Now Odeh is bringing the goods to Jerusalem. Show More Summary