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Thanks to the collective power of our members, Amnesty International is the strongest voice for human rights all over the world. Join today to show your commitment to human rights and sustain our powerful movement!

Amnesty doesn’t accept funding from governments for our research and campaigns… instead, we rely on people like you to power our work. In a time of increasing misinformation and the influence of money in politics, we pride ourselves on our independence to hold human rights abusers accountable.

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Membership Benefits

When you become a member, you get to directly influence Amnesty International USA’s policy decisions and help set our campaign priorities. Let’s build the world we want to see, one human rights win at a time!

Your annual membership support comes with these special benefits:

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