Category: Human Rights

Indigenous Dayak Farmers Speak Out on Discrimination Against Palm Oil
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Indigenous Dayak Farmers Speak Out on Discrimination Against Palm Oil

Discrimination against palm oil is discrimination against indigenous peoples who depend on the crop for empowerment.

Combating Bullying of Mexico City Special Needs Kids
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Combating Bullying of Mexico City Special Needs Kids

Youth for Human Rights partners with Mexico City Department of Special Education to make schools safe for children. Educators train on human rights curriculum to reach more than one million youths.

Helping Refugees in Spain Understand Their Human Rights
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Helping Refugees in Spain Understand Their Human Rights

With triple the refugees arriving in Spain in 2017, the National Church of Scientology of Spain works with immigrant groups to help secure their rights.

Implementation of the UDHR: Problems and Solutions
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Implementation of the UDHR: Problems and Solutions

As the United Nations launches the 70th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR), the Brussels-based Churches of Scientology for Europe rings in the year with a roundtable on the importance of full implementation of the document.

Setting in Motion a Year of Human Rights
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Setting in Motion a Year of Human Rights

Church of Scientology Denmark initiates a year-long campaign to raise awareness of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

The Drugging of Children and Vets Exposed
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The Drugging of Children and Vets Exposed

Citizens Commission on Human Rights Traveling Exhibit opened in Burbank, California, focusing on the harm caused by the psychiatric drugging of veterans and children.

2017 Gay Travel Award Winners Revealed!
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2017 Gay Travel Award Winners Revealed!

23 leading LGBTQ, inclusive and accepting winners selected from hundreds of finalists.

Annual Human Rights Walk in The Woodlands, Texas
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Annual Human Rights Walk in The Woodlands, Texas

Youth for Human Rights raising awareness of human trafficking and other human rights violations in the greater Houston area

Celebrating Human Rights in a Landmark Year
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Celebrating Human Rights in a Landmark Year

The Church of Scientology of Washington State launches a campaign in advance of the 70th anniversary of the United Nations Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Scientologists March in Hungary for the Religious Freedom of All
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Scientologists March in Hungary for the Religious Freedom of All

Some 1,500 Scientologists from across Europe marched in Budapest in support of religious freedom for Scientology in Hungary and for members of all faiths that have come under attack through Hungary's new religion law.

Special Human Rights Day Program Teaches Kids Their Rights
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Special Human Rights Day Program Teaches Kids Their Rights

The Church of Scientology Nashville raises awareness of human rights in commemoration of the 69th anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights.

Human Rights Day Uplifts Leaders of Tomorrow
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Human Rights Day Uplifts Leaders of Tomorrow

The Celebration of International Human Rights Day at the First Amendment Center in Nashville, Tennessee, acknowledges human rights heroes.

Religious Freedom Round Table on Human Rights Day
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Religious Freedom Round Table on Human Rights Day

Rocky Mountain chapter of United for Human Rights co-hosts panel discussion on Freedom of Religion and Belief at the Church of Scientology Colorado

Human Rights: A Hot Topic at the Ontario Science Centre
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Human Rights: A Hot Topic at the Ontario Science Centre

Human Rights Day celebration at Ontario Science Centre gives voice to activists of all ages.

The Ultimate Hate Crime Inspires a Movement of Tolerance
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The Ultimate Hate Crime Inspires a Movement of Tolerance

Church of Scientology Sacramento Celebrates International Human Rights Day with an interfaith celebration of tolerance.

Launching a Year-Long Campaign Leading Up to the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights
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Launching a Year-Long Campaign Leading Up to the 70th Anniversary of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights

Commemorating the Dec. 10, 1948, adoption of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights (UDHR) by the United Nations, Scientology Churches and Missions launch a year of activities to raise awareness and implementation of the rights enshrined in the document

It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the Gay Travel Awards Are Here!
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It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, the Gay Travel Awards Are Here!

2017 Gay Travel Awards Nominations Revealed

GayTravel.com Announces Last Minute Thanksgiving Travel Inspiration, Miami White Party Week
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GayTravel.com Announces Last Minute Thanksgiving Travel Inspiration, Miami White Party Week

Let's Get Out There! suggests heading to Miami to attend White Party Week Nov. 23-27, the World's oldest and largest HIV/AIDS fundraiser.

Scientology: Helping Secure the Human Rights of Political Refugees
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Scientology: Helping Secure the Human Rights of Political Refugees

Human Rights seminar hosted by the National Church of Scientology of Spain trained a corps of political refugees to deliver human rights education.

Scientology Churches Around the World Promote Freedom of Religion and Belief
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Scientology Churches Around the World Promote Freedom of Religion and Belief

In an era of religious repression, terrorism and unconscionable acts of hate playing out in the media, Scientology Churches open their doors on International Religious Freedom Day in the name of peace.

Veterans Day: More Veterans Dying From This Hidden Enemy Than in Battle
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Veterans Day: More Veterans Dying From This Hidden Enemy Than in Battle

On the day set aside to honor our veterans, 23 will die by their own hand, but the cause of this 'epidemic' is ignored

Hundreds Protest at World Psychiatric Association Annual Congress
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Hundreds Protest at World Psychiatric Association Annual Congress

An international contingent of Citizens Commission on Human Rights members marched through the streets of Berlin bearing signs stating "Psychiatry Kills" and demanding an end to the wholesale drugging of children and other forms of psychiatric abuse.

Religious Freedom "Listening Session" at the Church of Scientology
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Religious Freedom "Listening Session" at the Church of Scientology

The Nashville Church of Scientology held an International Religious Freedom Day "listening session" in partnership with the Tennessee chapter of United for Human Rights to gather information for the group's 2018 State of Religious Freedom Report.

Youth for Human Rights Hosts Youth Summit at the UN
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Youth for Human Rights Hosts Youth Summit at the UN

Selected for their accomplishments in the field of human rights, 66 young men and women participated in the 14th annual Human Rights Summit of Youth for Human Rights International, held at the United Nations in New York.