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August 18, 2014

As communities across the nation stand witness to the killing of an unarmed African American teenager by a police officer in Ferguson, Missouri, Amnesty International USA was on the ground monitori...

Press Release
August 16, 2014

In response to the curfew imposed on the residents of Ferguson by Missouri Governor Jay Nixon, Amnesty International USA Executive Director Steven W. Hawkins issued the following statement.

Press Release
August 14, 2014

Today, Amnesty International USA announced that it has sent human rights delegation to Ferguson, MO to observe police and protester activity, gather testimony, seek meetings with officials and offe...

Press Release
August 14, 2014

Today Amnesty International USA will join grassroots activists across the country to mark the deaths of victims of police brutality with a moment of silence at 7:20 p.m. EDT.

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