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Indonesia: Caning of gay men an outrageous act of cruelty

Responding to news that two men have been caned 83 times each for having sex with each other in Indonesia’s Aceh province, Amnesty International’s Deputy Director for Southeast Asia and the Pacific, Josef Benedict, said:

President Trump’s Budget is a Rejection of Human Rights

CONTACT: [email protected] NEW YORK – In response to President Trump’s federal budget, Amnesty International USA’s executive director, Margaret Huang, released the following statement: “President Trump’s budget is a rejection of American leadership on human rights and will hurt people inside U.S. and all over the world. Instead of strengthening human rights, Trump wants to invest<a href="https://www.amnestyusa.org/press-releases/president-trumps-budget-rejection-human-rights/" class="read-more">Read More...</a>

Amnesty International USA Appoints Njambi Good as Deputy Executive Director of Campaigns and Membership

Amnesty International USA (AIUSA) announced today that Njambi Good will join the organization to lead the organization’s campaigns and member activism.

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