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Amnesty International Condemns U.S. Attacks on Border Journalists and Human Rights Defenders
World  (tags: Human Rights, Amnesty International, US/Mexico Border )

Elle
- 14 days ago - theintercept.com
"[...]the Trump administration has violated international law, the US Constitution, US laws, and corresponding DHS policies that acknowledge those legally binding civil liberties protections," the report said.
TAKE ACTION: Help Get Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe Home
World  (tags: world, human rights, injustice, amnesty international, Iran, middle east )

Robert
- 19 days ago - amnesty.org.uk
Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe is a British mum who has been unfairly jailed in Iran for more than three years. She is being treated awfully in prison. She has been subjected to solitary confinement, and has repeatedly had vital medical care denied to her.
Stop the Procecution of Those Who Are Saving Lifes in the Mediterranean Sea!
World  (tags: refugees, rescues, human rights, humanitarian aid, petitions )

Freya
- 21 days ago - change.org
If Captain Pia Klemp and 9 other crew members of the private rescue ship Luventa were sentenced to 20 years imprisonment in Italy for the rescue of drowning people in the Mediterranean Sea, that would be the unconditional surrender of humanity.
YOUR ACTION = HOPE FOR THE AMARI FAMILY
World  (tags: refugees, immigrants, immigration, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 27 days ago - act.amnestyusa.org
The Amari family barely escaped with their lives from Syria. They know they can never go back. After an arduous journey, at last, they were accepted for resettlement in the United States. That was December 2016.
Demand Charges Against Three Saudi Writer-Activists Be Dropped
World  (tags: Middle East, Saudi Arabia, human rights, civil rights, journalism, petitions )

Freya
- 58 days ago - pen.org
The fleeting hope that generational transition in the Saudi leadership would open the door toward greater respect for individual rights and international law has collapsed entirely, with individuals paying the highest price as the government resorts to...
Stop Funding Israeli Military Detention of Palestinian Children
World  (tags: children, kids, Middle East, Palestine, abuse, suffering, human rights, civil rights, petitions )

Freya
- 71 days ago - org.salsalabs.com
The Promoting Human Rights for Palestinian Children Living Under Israeli Military Occupation Act amends an existing human rights law to prohibit US funds from being used for the military detention, interrogation, abuse or ill-treatment of children.
Transgender Woman Held in Men's Prison
World  (tags: transgender people, LGBTQ, Middle East, Egypt, human rights, protests, activism, petitions )

Freya
- 79 days ago - action.amnesty.org.au
Malak al-Kashef is a 19-year-old transgender woman being held in an all-male prison in Egypt. She's been detained solely for supporting a peaceful protest.
New State Dept. Report Shows US Is Serious About Ending Isolation of Tibet for Americans
World  (tags: Asia, China, Tibet, human rights, diplomacy, international relations )

Freya
- 79 days ago - savetibet.org
The report documents outrageous attempts by Chinese authorities to keep Americans out of Tibet in 2018, including repeatedly denying requests to visit from the US ambassador and other US officials.
Hong Kong: End Punishment of Peaceful Protesters
World  (tags: democracy, freedom, protesters, activism, human rights, petitions )

Freya
- 89 days ago - action.amnesty.org.au
The Umbrella Movement made global headlines when they filled Hong Kong's streets to peacefully protest the erosion of their democracy.
Saudi Arabia: Release Human Rights Defender Nassima Al-Sada
World  (tags: women, human rights, Middle East, sexism, injustice, petitions )

Freya
- 141 days ago - takeaction.amnesty.ca
Woman human rights defender, Nassima al-Sada, was placed in solitary confinement in early February 2019. She has been detained since July 2018 without charge or trial.
Trump Accused of Breaking Law After Refusing to Report to Congress on Khashoggi's Brutal Killing
World  (tags: foreign affairs, international relations, murder, crime, Saudi Arabia, human rights )

Freya
- 157 days ago - msn.com
Senators on the Senate Foreign Relations Committee in October invoked the Global Magnitsky Act of 2016 in response to Khashoggi's killing, which gave the president 120 days to report back to Congress on his findings and how he plans to react.
PETITION - End Alleged Human Rights Atrocities Against Workers
World  (tags: Human Rights, atrocities, workers, canadian, mining company, Canadian Supreme Court, forced labor, slavery, government, humans, world, society )

Lone
- 168 days ago - forcechange.com
A Canadian mining company with sites overseas has allegedly committed abuses and atrocities against its own workers. Workers have told the Canadian Supreme Court tales of torture, forced labor, and slavery. Something must be done immediately
PETITION!! China Release Tashi Wangchuk NOW!!
World  (tags: china Release Tashi Wangchuk, Human Rights, China-Tibet, oppression-fearmongering )

Animae
- 169 days ago - actions.tibetnetwork.org
33-year old Tibetan shopkeeper & language rights advocate Tashi Wangchuk bravely pressed chinese authorities for rightful Tibetan language education. This simple, legal action earned him five years in prison with a release date of January 2021!
Tell Mariah Carey to Cancel Her Concert in Saudi Arabia
World  (tags: Middle East, concerts, human rights, war, violence, oppression, petitions )

Freya
- 169 days ago - codepink.org
Doesn't she know Saudi Arabia is one of the most repressive and murderous regimes on the planet? Doesn't she know that women fighting for their rights are tortured in Saudi prisons? Doesn't she know that Saudi Arabia is bombing school children in Yemen?
 

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