In Memory of Michael Brown

Demand President Obama and legislators across the country act now to address police use of lethal force across the USA

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March 6, 2015

Violence against women and girls is one of the world’s most pervasive human rights abuses with 1 out of every 3 women experiencing violence during her lifetime. The International Violence Against W...

January 28, 2015

New threats have been made against Silvia Pérez Yescas, an Indigenous human rights defender from the community of Matías Romero in Oaxaca, Mexico. Protection measures from the authorities have been...

January 23, 2015

“Guadalupe”, one of the group of 17 Salvadoran women jailed for pregnancy-related offences after unfair trials was pardoned by the Legislative Assembly in a very close vote.

January 16, 2015

Two men forced their way into the home of Blanca Nubia Díaz, demanding to see one of her daughters. Both women have faced threats as they campaign for justice in a case of sexual violence.