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Posted byon October 7, 2011 at 5:26 PM EST
This year's Nobel Peace Prize recipients are inspiring role models for young women everywhere.
Posted byon October 6, 2011 at 11:00 PM EST
Your guide to everything that's happening at 1600 Pennsylvania Ave
Posted byon October 6, 2011 at 1:43 PM EST
The Department of Justice describes some of the ways they are working to enforce civil rights protections on behalf of service members and their families.
Posted byon October 4, 2011 at 1:47 PM EST
Raul Alvillar comments on President Obama's speech at the Human Rights Campaign’s 15th Annual Dinner at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, DC.
Posted byon October 2, 2011 at 9:24 AM EST
President Obama addressed the 15th Annual Human Rights Campaign National Dinner. In his speech, the President stressed his commitment to the cause of equality over the past two and a half years, and his continuing support moving forward.
President Obama at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Dinner: "March with me and press on"Posted byon September 25, 2011 at 9:01 PM EST
The President delivers remarks at the Congressional Black Caucus Foundation Annual Phoenix Awards in Washington, D.C.
Posted byon September 23, 2011 at 3:58 PM EST
The Office for Civil Rights (OCR) in the U.S. Department of Education is committed to addressing obstacles that Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) youth face in obtaining equal educational opportunities. Learn what OCR is doing to overcome these obstacles.
Posted byon September 22, 2011 at 5:02 PM EST
Samantha Power, Special Assistant to the President and Senior Director for Multilateral Affairs and Human Rights, reflects on President Obama's call for the rights of LGBT people in his address at the U.N. General Assembly.
Posted byon September 20, 2011 at 5:38 PM EST
Today, we remember that when we all come together to make this country a better place, change is not just possible. Change is inevitable
Posted byon September 19, 2011 at 5:57 PM EST
Senior Advisor to the President Valerie Jarrett discusses the importance of historically black colleges and universities and making college more affordable.