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October 7, 2014
An amnesty of thousands of prisoners in Myanmar is essentially an empty political gesture as scores of peaceful activists are believed to remain behind bars.
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October 3, 2014

Twenty-five Nobel Physics Prize laureates have written letters to the Iranian Supreme Leader calling for the immediate release of Omid Kokabee, a 31-year-old Iranian physicist pursuing a PhD in the...

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September 24, 2014

The latest installation from Chinese artist and human rights activist Ai Weiwei, featuring research from Amnesty International, will open to the public at Alcatraz on September 27.

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September 19, 2014
A Thai court’s decision to uphold a 10-year prison sentence given to an editor and social activist for allegedly insulting the royal family continues the relentless erosion of free speech in the count...

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