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Updated: 5th December 2019 13:31Human Rights

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TikTok, the popular Chinese-owned app, apologized to 17-year-old Feroza Aziz for suspending her account. But Aziz says she's unconvinced by their apology.
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Trump signed the bills supporting Hong Kong pro-democracy protesters, even as he expressed some concerns about complicating the effort to work out a trade deal.
Politics
"We hear you, we continue to stand with you, and we will not stand idly by," Sen. Marco Rubio, a co-sponsor of one of the bills, said.
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Documents obtained by The New York Times show how China has directed officials to handle the mass detention of Uighur Muslims.

Hill is the 21st transgender or gender non-conforming person known to be killed in 2019.
World News
The council is responsible for protecting human rights, which Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro is accused of violating.
Politics
The presidential candidate had a sassy response for those who say marriage is between "one man and one woman."
Politics
The move comes a day after the Commerce Department blacklisted 28 Chinese companies, citing concerns about the detention and abuse of Muslim minorities.
Entertainment
The “Livin’ la Vida Loca” singer gleefully made the announcement at the 2019 Human Rights Campaign National Dinner over the weekend.
Politics
Pete Buttigieg, the first openly gay Democratic presidential candidate, has signed on to participate, as have Joe Biden and Elizabeth Warren.
Politics
Human Rights Campaign, ACLU told GLAAD to quit its “dangerous” push for an LGBTQ constitutional amendment.
World News
President-elect Alejandro Giammattei could follow Guatemala's current leader in eroding human rights and targeting the country's democratic institutions.
Politics
Hundreds of gun control activists gathered in front of the National Rifle Association's headquarters in Virginia to honor this weekend's shooting victims.
Stuckey, whose death is being investigated as a homicide, is estimated to be the 12th known transgender woman of color to be killed this year.
Entertainment
“After careful reflection I have decided to no longer move forward with my scheduled concert at Jeddah World Fest," the rapper said.
Politics
McBride would be the first openly transgender state senator in U.S. history if she wins the 2020 race to replace a retiring Democrat.
Politics
Human rights groups have criticized the effort as a means to rein in protections for marginalized groups.
U.S. News
Michelle Bachelet comments on reports of children sleeping on floors, poor sanitation and inadequate health care.
Entertainment
The Human Rights Foundation is calling on the rapper to cancel her headlining act at the Jeddah World Fest.
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Both the Myanmar military and insurgents in Rakhine State may be guilty of gross human rights violations, the UN special rapporteur on Myanmar warned this week.