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Human Rights Activist Detained, Bahrain
World  (tags: Human Rights, petition, Bahrain )

Teresa
- 79 days ago - amnesty.org.au
Human rights activist Maryam Al-Khawaja, a dual Danish and Bahraini national, was arrested on 30 August and detained as a result of her human rights work. Please write to the authorities to immediately and unconditionally release Maryam Al-Khawaja.
Free Mahdi, Imprisoned For Defending Teachers' Rights ACTION
World  (tags: Mahdi, Bahrain, teacher imprisoned, humanrights, torture )

Nancy
- 209 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
In early 2011, Mahdi called for a teachers' strike to support the growing demands for reform in Bahrain. For this, he says he has been tortured and denied medical treatment. Three years on, Mahdi remains in prison when he should be in a classroom.
HUMAN RIGHTS: No Justice for Tortured Bahraini Journalist
World  (tags: world, politics, Refugees&Relief, humanrights, Bahrain, society, news, middle-east, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', corruption, freedoms )

Cal
- 500 days ago - truth-out.org
Though King Hamad of Bahrain's ruling Sunni Al-Khalifa family has urged for reform in the Shia-majority island kingdom, freedom of association and online activism are severely restricted, while charges of torture and unfair trials continue to surface.
Bahrain: Photo Journey
World  (tags: Bahrain, photos, travel, world )

Kit
- 519 days ago - tripadvisor.com
Bahrain consists of 33 islands in the Persian Gulf (Arabian Gulf). The islands are mostly desert, and most of the population lives in or near Manama, the capital.
Bahrain Clashes Continue Ahead of F1 Grand Prix
World  (tags: world, politics, middle-east, violence, society, Bahrain, government, freedoms )

Cal
- 588 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Heavy clashes between anti-government protesters and security forces have continued into the night in Bahrain, ahead of Sunday's F1 Grand Prix.
Take ACTION for Nabeel Rajab
World  (tags: Nabeel Rajab, Bahrain, humanrights, freedoms, prison, corruption, world, ethics, government )

Nancy
- 740 days ago - care2.com
After tweeting a sentence shorter than the one you're reading right now to Bahrain's Prime Minister demanding political change, Nabeel Rajab was arrested.
Riot Police Clash With Anti-Government Protesters in Capital City
World  (tags: Bahrain, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', 'HUMANRIGHTS!', conflict, education, freedoms, government, middle-east, politics, violence )

Kit
- 776 days ago - commondreams.org
Riot police clashed with hundreds of anti-government protesters Friday in the Bahrain capital of Manama.
AMNESTY INTERNATIONAL: Human Rights 'Crisis' in Bahrain Despite Reform Pledge
World  (tags: world, Bahrain, humanrights, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!', politics, news, middle-east )

Cal
- 955 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Human rights are still being violated in Bahrain despite promises of reform, according to the campaign group Amnesty International.
Bahrain Protesters Join Anti-Government March in Manama
World  (tags: protests, activism, world, news, Bahrain, middle-east, politics, government, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 993 days ago - bbc.co.uk
Tens of thousands of people have joined an anti-government march just outside the Bahraini capital, Manama.
Stop Rewarding Dictators With Weapons! ACTION
World  (tags: war, ammunition, US, Congress, conflict, Bahrain, King Khalifah )

Nancy
- 1138 days ago - actions.humanrightsfirst.org
Tell Congress to stop arming the Bahraini dictatorship with weapons by supporting this resolution today!
Urgent Action
World  (tags: prisoners, China, Bahrain )

Nancy
- 1297 days ago - amnestyusa.org
Please write on behalf of these tortured human rights defenders, members of Parliament, and medical personnel whose crimes are no more than peaceful protest or simply doing their job.
Will Yemen's Protesters Accept Saleh's Resignation Deal?
World  (tags: world, middle-east, news, politics, violence, Bahrain )

Cal
- 1312 days ago - theweek.com
The country's struggling president agrees to step down in exchange for immunity. But not everyone in the opposition is willing to accept his terms
BAHRAIN: Crackdown Continues, Opposition and Human Rights Groups Say [Video]
World  (tags: world, middle-east, conflict, crackdown, Bahrain, politics, government, humanrights, 'CIVILLIBERTIES!' )

Cal
- 1337 days ago - latimesblogs.latimes.com
While regional attention is riveted by the ongoing unrest in Libya, Syria and Yemen, the government of Bahrain has been left in relative peace by the international community to continue its crackdown against the anti-government protest movement there, hum
Bahrain's King: Foreign Plot to Destabilize Country Foiled
World  (tags: violence, politics, middle-east, news, Bahrain, government, conflict, 'HUMANRIGHTS!', humanrights, world )

Cal
- 1347 days ago - cnn.com
King Hamad said the plot had been in the making for more than two decades -- but did not name a country that he believed was trying to carry it out.
Bahrain; Everybody's Darling But Mine...?
World  (tags: Bahrain, Dictatorship, USA, Double Standards of morality )

Ben
- 1348 days ago - news.bbc.co.uk
Bahrain; A dictatorship, and a close ally of the United States...
 

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