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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May 22, 2013
Recently, the James Zadroga 9/11 Health and Compensation Act became law. It will help ensure medical treatment and compensation for 9/11 responders and other survivors. Urge Congress to it fully.
May 21, 2013
Prageeth Eknaligoda, a Sri Lankan journalist and political analyst, went missing shortly after leaving work in Homagama, Sri Lanka on January 24th, 2010.
May 20, 2013

Human rights defenders working with forcibly displaced people in Barrancabermeja, Northern
Colombia, received three death threats from paramilitaries on 13 and 14 May.

May 20, 2013

Medical student Sameeh Bahrah, aged 26, has been held incommunicado at an unknown
location, since his arrest on 30 April 2013. His father Bassam Bahrah is also missing.