Exposing and Preventing Human Rights Abuses

Amnesty International is a global movement of people fighting injustice and promoting human rights.

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Featured Issues and Campaigns

End Mass Incarceration

Mass incarceration triggers a cascade of imperiled human rights. With 1 out of every 100 adults in the USA in prison, the time to act is now.

Maryland Abolishes the Death Penalty!

18 down, 32 to go! Maryland makes history by becoming 18th state to abolish the death penalty.

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