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October 3, 2014
The USA stands virtually alone in the world when it comes to incarcerating thousands of prisoners in long term or indefinite solitary confinement. Here are some things you should know about one of the...
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October 1, 2014

When Will Chicago’s City Council Pass the Ordinance Providing Reparations for the Burge Torture Survivors?
On Oct. 2nd convicted, former Chicago Police Commander Jon Burge is scheduled to be...

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September 30, 2014

While Amnesty International considers that the USA has the primary responsibility to end the Guantánamo detentions, the organization is also calling on other governments to offer humanitarian prote...

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September 24, 2014

The latest installation from Chinese artist and human rights activist Ai Weiwei, featuring research from Amnesty International, will open to the public at Alcatraz on September 27.

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