President Obama is right to recommit to closing Guantanamo. But it's time to do more than talk.
The United States and Mexican presidents should listen to local human rights defenders if their plans to improve human rights are to have any real impact.
The U.N. Special Rapporteur on torture, Juan Mendez, said he was "deeply disappointed" after Bahrain postponed next month's visit, citing delays in "ongoing national dialogue."
Adotei Akwei, Amnesty International USA’s managing director for government relations, issued the following initial statement in response to the 2013 Department of State’s Country Reports on Human R...