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 19, 2014

Burundian human rights defender arrested and detained on charges relating to state security.

April 25, 2014

Olbana Lelisa and Bekele Gerba are being denied medical treatment. The two men, political opposition leaders and prisoners of conscience, are reported to be ill in Kaliti prison, Ethiopia.

April 4, 2014

Nine men face extradition to the DRC where they could be tortured or sentenced to death. They were arrested in Angola on suspicion of attempting to destabilize the government of the DRC.

April 1, 2014
Gangs and violence should not be the reality for our youth! Urge Congress to pass the Youth PROMISE Act to help cities like Chicago address gun violence.