Torture is a Crime

The release of a Senate’s report summary on CIA torture once again makes crystal clear that the US government used torture. Demand accountability!

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June 27, 2013

Peasant farmers demonstrating in Colombia are at risk after at least four were killed and others injured. There are fears that security forces have been using disproportionate and excessive force....

June 24, 2013

In what would be the 500th execution in Texas since 1977, Kimberly McCarthy is due to be put to death. Her lawyer is seeking a stay of execution, raising claims of racial discrimination in jury sel...

June 21, 2013

Relatives of prisoners have not been allowed to visit their loved ones for over a week. They are concerned for the safety of the inmates after reports of violence and killings.

June 14, 2013

New death threats have been made against workers at the 72 migrants’ shelter in southern Mexico. The authorities have not fully implemented agreed protection measures, leaving staff exposed to atta...