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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...

News
February 19, 2013
European Court of Human Rights rules that Austria discriminated by refusing to consider a woman's request to adopt her female partner’s child.

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