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 3, 2014

Activist Liu Ping was sentenced to six and a half years for organizing a demonstration. She is being denied the medical treatment she needs in detention; there are serious concerns for her health....

September 2, 2014

Prominent campesino leader Margarita Murillo was shot dead on August 27. She worked to defend the rights and living standards of peasant farmworkers for more than 40 years. Now others may be at ris...

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 29, 2014

Prisoner of conscience Abdulhadi Al-Khawaja, one of 13 jailed opposition activists, went on hunger strike on August 25 in protest of his arbitrary arrest and detention. His health is at grave risk....