Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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January 30, 2015

Thousands of individuals of foreign descent remain stateless in the Dominican Republic in spite of a law facilitating restoration of nationality for some, and providing access to a naturalization s...

January 28, 2015

On 27 January, 51 people, including 30 Dominican-born children, were deported without due process to Haiti from the Dominican Republic. More mass deportations of Dominicans of Haitian descent and H...

December 22, 2014

The President promulgated the new Criminal Code on 19 December following the adoption by the Chamber of Deputies of the observations made by the President seeking the decriminalization of abortion...

October 27, 2014

Ana Patricia Fermín has been receiving death threats from police since after she reported that two of her relatives were tortured while in police custody. Two men were shot dead by police in Septem...