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.
June 25, 2010
Filmmaker Mohammad Ali Shirzadi was released on bail from Evin Prison in Tehran on 19 June. He is due to face trial in the...
March 31, 2010
Two Uighur brothers being held at Guantanamo, Bahtiyar Mahnut and Arkin Mahmud, were resettled in Switzerland.
July 30, 2009
Human rights defender Shadi Sadr was released on bail on July 28 after being abducted on July 17 in Tehran by men believed...
July 23, 2009
Usra al-Hussein was released on July 18 after spending nearly a year in incommunicado detention without charge or trial. Her...