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Press Release
April 20, 2012

Activists from across the Northeast will "Get On The Bus" and travel to New York City on Friday, April 27 to demand justice for oppressed people around the world.

News
April 20, 2012
Levon Helm, an influential US musician and longtime supporter of Amnesty International, has passed away in Woodstock, New York.
Press Release
April 20, 2012

Amnesty International USA today condemned as “disturbing and shameful” the effort underway in the U.S. Senate to strip protections for Native American and Alaska Native women from legislation to he...

Victory
April 19, 2012

Connecticut Governor Dannel P. Malloy signed into law the repeal of Connecticut's death penalty, making his state the 17th, and the 5th in the last 5 years, to do away with capital punishment.

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