August 9, 2016
Detained Student Activist Released!
Phyoe Phyoe Aung was detained in Myanmar after helping to organize largely peaceful student protests. After 394,000 actions on h
June 9, 2008
Good News! Just one day before he was scheduled to become the 100th execution in Virginia, Governor Timothy M. Kaine...
May 5, 2008
Sami al Hajj, a Sudanese cameraman for the television station al-Jazeera, has been released from Guantanamo. He was held by...
December 17, 2007
On Monday, December 10th, the New Jersey Senate passed a bill to abolish the death penalty.
November 15, 2007
On November 15, 2007, the Third Committee of the United Nations General Assembly voted to endorse a resolution calling for a...