Breaking international human rights news and information from Amnesty International

Latest Updates

News
April 12, 2013
The Uruguayan Parliament’s adoption of the Equal Marriage Act on 10 April will bolster human rights protections and bring an inclusive society for all a step closer.
Press Release
April 3, 2013

Students, teachers and AIUSA activists will invade Washington to rally for human rights in front of embassies and in public spaces at Amnesty’s annual Get on the Bus rally.

Press Release
March 27, 2013

AIUSA issued comments by Cristina Finch, managing director, women’s human rights program, in response to oral arguments heard by the U.S. Supreme Court on two cases involving LGBT rights and marria...

Press Release
March 7, 2013

Amnesty International applauded the mobilization of activists “demanding justice and fairness for all women” Thursday as President Obama signed into law the reauthorized Violence Against Women Act...

More Amnesty News and Multimedia