February 21, 2014

Free Yevgeniy Vitishko!

The prominent environmental activist has been sent to a penal colony to serve out a three year sentence for allegedly damaging a fence during a protest.

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August 23, 2013

India's Supreme Court stayed the execution of Shivu and Jadeswamy on 21 August, the day before the men had been scheduled to be executed. Devender Pal Singh Bhullar remains at imminent risk of exec...

August 23, 2013

Colombian human rights defender Danilo Rueda received a death threat on August 22 in the capital, Bogotá. His life is in danger.

August 23, 2013

Armed men believed to be Colombian paramilitaries have threatened and apparently attempted to kill leaders of the families forcibly displaced from the Hacienda Bellacruz farm, who are campaigning t...

August 23, 2013
In 2011, South African woman Noxolo Nogwaza was murdered - apparently because she was a lesbian. Three years later, her killer(s) remain at large and no meaningful investigation has taken place.