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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February 18, 2013

Paramilitaries calling themselves the "Black Eagles" have left a printed death threat at the home of a human rights defender in northern Colombia.

February 15, 2013

Father Alberto Franco's car was fired at on 13 February. He is the Executive Secretary of the human rights NGO Inter-Church Justice and Peace Commission

February 13, 2013

Gloria Amparo Suárez and Yolanda Becerra, from the women’s human rights organization OFP, have been threatened with violence against their children.

February 7, 2013

Honduran lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender rights activist Patricio Vindel, received a death threat. His life is at risk.