August 6, 2014

No Excuse for Sexual Violence

In Algeria and Tunisia, the law allows a rapist to walk free if he marries his young victim. Help repeal these harmful laws!

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September 5, 2014

Sergei Dolgov, editor of a Ukrainian newspaper, was abducted by armed men in June. Media reports suggest that he was killed but eyewitnesses and relatives believe he is alive and in detention.

September 1, 2014

A court of appeals upheld Raif Badawi’s sentence of 10 years & 1,000 lashes. His conviction stems from the creation of the Saudi Arabian Liberals website and the accusation that he “insulted Is...

August 19, 2014

Seven bloggers from the Zone 9 collective and three independent journalists are on trial charged with terrorism offenses and ‘Outrages against the Constitution’ in Ethiopia.

July 18, 2014

On 25 July Bhekithemba Makhubu, editor of Swaziland’s monthly news magazine The Nation and human rights lawyer Thulani Maseko were entenced to two years in prison without the possibility of paying...