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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June 4, 2014

Nubia Acosta and Nevis Niño Rodríguez, two human rights defenders working with the peasant farmers of El Tamarindo in northern Colombia, have been threatened.

May 26, 2014

Arbitrary detentions and sweeping restrictions continue throughout Thailand following the imposition of martial law on 20 May. Authorities are initiating prosecutions of civilians in military court...

May 23, 2014

Website founder Raif Badawi has been sentenced to 10 years in prison, 1,000 lashes and a 1 million Saudi Arabian riyals fine (US $266,630). He is a prisoner of conscience.

May 23, 2014

Israeli forces detained Murad Shtewi for his role in peaceful demonstrations in the village of Kufr Qadum. He is a prisoner of conscience, and should be immediately and unconditionally released....