February 28, 2013
We Did It! A Victory for VAWA
Great news! Congress passes a real Violence Against Women Act that will help protect ALL women from violence.
September 2, 2010
Abd al-Karim Hussein, a Syrian Kurdish man held incommunicado after his forcible return from Norway, was released.
August 12, 2010
Lado Sikaka, a leader of the Dongria Kondh Indigenous communities in India, was released August 12th, two days after being...
August 9, 2010
Fereshteh Halimi, the wife of human rights lawyer Mohammad Mostafaei, was released on August 7th. Her brother and father,...
July 8, 2010
Amnesty International has welcomed the release of an Indonesian prisoner of conscience jailed for his role in a peaceful flag-raising protest.