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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July 18, 2014

Azerbaijani prisoner of conscience Leyla is in need of urgent medical assistance. The prison authorities are not allowing her hospital treatment or providing her with medication.

July 15, 2014

Five media workers in Myanmar have been sentenced to 10 years’ imprisonment with hard labor in connection with their journalistic activities. All five are prisoners of conscience.

July 11, 2014

Civil society activist Ruslan Kutaev has been sentenced to four years imprisonment following an unfair trial in Russia.

July 8, 2014

Bhekithemba Makhubu, editor of Swaziland’s The Nation news magazine and Thulani Maseko, a human rights lawyer, were convicted on two charges of contempt of court for exercising freedom of expressio...