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October 24, 2014

Michael Brown, an 18-year-old unarmed African American man, was fatally shot by police officer Darren Wilson in Ferguson, Missouri on August 9, 2014. Brown’s death set off a long-overdue conversati...

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October 10, 2014

Amnesty International USA activists and membership organizing staff are in Ferguson, Missouri this weekend to show solidarity with the rights of peaceful protestors and to demand rights-respecting,...

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October 9, 2014
Countries around the world continue to sentence to death or to execute people with mental and intellectual disabilities, in clear violation of international standards.
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October 6, 2014

A federal court today issued a preliminary injunction against police operating in Ferguson, Missouri, to stop them from issuing instructions to peaceful citizens, including protesters, to keep movi...

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