Over 3,000 mostly young activists representing a rainbow of sexual orientation and ethnicities crowded into the Baltimore Hilton Hotel January 26-29 to learn ways to win LGBT rights.
Birmingham honors the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. (video)
The "say-on-pay" movement, holding corporate executives financially accountable for their risky decisions, is making progress.
At the Dec. 12 meeting of the Orlando City Commission, leaders voted unanimously to pass a Domestic Partner Registry.
A startling new study by the Census Bureau reveals that one in three Americans - 100 million people - live in poverty or near poverty.
Only about a third of those in the U.S. with HIV are getting treated says the Centers for Disease Control.
Leaders of the Communist Party, USA, opened a full session of their recently-elected National Committee in New York in a celebratory mood on Saturday.
Veterans are observing Veterans Day by joining the "99 percent" in Occupy Wall Street and denouncing deadly wars fought to enrich the wealthy.
Over 7,600 women in the state of North Carolina alone were victims of forced sterilization according to recent news reports.
Five undocumented immigrant youth staged a sit-in at the Immigration and Customs Enforcement prosecutor's office in Los Angeles, Oct. 18