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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July 10, 2014

Two threatening telephone calls were made to staff members of a human rights organization
in Oaxaca State, south-western Mexico.

July 9, 2014

The influx of unaccompanied children at the U.S. border is a humanitarian crisis. Fleeing terrible conditions, they face risky journeys and harsh conditions of detention with limited protection in...

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...

July 8, 2014

Saudi Arabian human rights activist Waleed Abu al-Khair has been sentenced to 15 years in
prison followed by a 15-year travel ban. He is a prisoner of conscience.