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Press Release
June 6, 2014

The Director of Amnesty International USA's Security & Human Rights Program reacts to the CIA's first tweet.

News
June 4, 2014
There is an urgent need for international protection for whistleblowers and major reform to protect the right to privacy, said Amnesty International on the first anniversary of Edward Snowden’s revela...
News
June 4, 2014

Whistleblowing laws vary from country to country, but the US’s system is particularly unforgiving.

Press Release
May 28, 2014

President Obama is right to say that ‘we cannot exempt ourselves from the rules that apply to everyone else,’ but for too long, the U.S. government has perpetuated a counter-terrorism strategy that...

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