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March 2, 2015

The White House today released preliminary recommendations from The President’s Task Force on 21st Century Policing, including a call to establish a National Crime and Justice Task Force.

Press Release
March 2, 2015

Despite pleas from human rights organizations and a petition to the governor signed by 40,000 supporters, the state of Georgia is scheduled to execute Kelly Gissendaner tonight at 7 p.m. ET.

News
March 2, 2015

Iranian prisoner of conscience and artist, Atena Farghadani, could be on death’s door after being hospitalized following a hunger strike lasting three weeks. Amnesty International is urging the Ira...

News
February 28, 2015

The killing of Boris Nemtsov, one of Russia's most prominent political activists, must be promptly, impartially and effectively investigated. Boris Nemtsov was shot and killed late in the evening o...

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