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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March 19, 2014

The home of human rights defender Darío Ramírez was broken into in Mexico City, Mexico.

March 14, 2014

Two human rights lawyers have repeatedly suffered harassment and intimidation as a result of their work. A full investigation must be carried out and their safety guaranteed.

March 6, 2014

An Indigenous family of land activists received a death threat on 27 February. The family is struggling to preserve their land against the construction of a wind farm.

December 26, 2013
Soldiers in Mexico soldiers tortured and raped Miriam López for 7 months as they tried to force her to confess to drug trafficking. Miriam lives in fear while her abusers enjoy impunity.