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Press Release
May 22, 2014

In response to passage of the USA Freedom Act (H.R. 3361) by the House of Representatives today, Zeke Johnson, Director of Amnesty International USA's Security & Human Rights Program, issued th...

Press Release
May 21, 2014

Marking one year since President Obama's national security speech on May 23, 2013, Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA, issued the following statement.

Press Release
May 21, 2014

Amnesty International, the National Religious Campaign Against Torture, September 11th Families for Peaceful Tomorrows, Witness Against Torture and other groups are banding together in Washington a...

Report
May 21, 2014

Human Rights are still absent from counter-terrorism policy a year after President Obama proclaimed "America at crossroads."

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