In Memory of Michael Brown

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August 27, 2015

Political activist Ebrahim Sharif has been detained and charged for peacefully exercising his right to freedom of expression in a speech he gave at a public gathering. He is a prisoner of conscienc...

August 26, 2015

Prisoner of conscience Mahdi ‘Issa Mahdi Abu Dheeb has been denied his medication for hypertension and diabetes since March. He has also been denied supportive shoes which his doctor says are neede...

August 24, 2015

Iranian retired university professor Hossein Rafiee has begun serving a prison sentence handed down in 2004 for his peaceful political activism. Hossein Rafiee is 70 and has several health problems...

August 24, 2015

The fifteen activists arrested between 20 and 24 June in Luanda, Angola remain in detention with no formal indictment since their arrest in connection with a peaceful meeting to discuss politics an...