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June 7, 2012
Cristina Finch, policy director for women’s human rights at Amnesty International USA, commented today in response to the re-introduction of the International Violence Against Women Act.
Press Release
May 31, 2012

Today's ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals is an important step toward riding this nation’s shameful institutional discrimination against the LGBT community.

Victory
May 29, 2012

The Governor of Ohio has granted a two-week reprieve to a Lebanese national with mental illness facing execution on 6 June to allow the court more time to examine whether the inmate is “competent”...

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May 21, 2012

Women and girls are half the population of Afghanistan — and the key to future stability and prosperity.

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