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New wave of arrests and travel bans latest assault on freedom...

Responding to reports that the Saudi Arabian authorities have arrested at least seven individuals, some of whom are journalists, writers and academics, Amnesty International’s...

Thailand: From free speech to refugee protection, next government must undertake...

Thailand’s next government will need to lift undue restrictions on freedom of expression and limit arbitrary executive powers, Amnesty International said ahead of polling...

Don Cheadle donned a Trump Soviet Union hockey jersey on SNL

Don Cheadle did an amazing job hosting "Saturday Night Live" this weekend. It only took some text on a t-shirt to state a very powerful...

Amnesty International | The world has not forgotten the women detained...

We all have that one person we immediately connect with. Someone who you know will always be part of your life. The person you...

Firearms and tear gas used to quell protest inside women’s prison...

Responding to reports that Iranian prison guards in riot gear beat prisoners and used tear gas, firearms and pepper spray during raids inside the...

Hong Kong: Court ruling a setback in fight for equality for...

No one should be forced to undergo gender affirming surgery in order to have their gender legally recognized. Man-kei Tam, Director of Amnesty International Hong...

The brave young people fighting for human rights in Bolsonaro’s Brazil...

In the aftermath of Jair Bolsonaro’s election on an openly anti-human rights agenda, a climate of fear remains in Brazil. Yet, young people are rising...

Founder of human rights website jailed for five years in China

Responding to the five-year prison sentence imposed by a Chinese court against Liu Feiyue, founder of human rights website “Civil Rights and Livelihood Watch,...

Russia has given Chechnya free rein to persecute LGBTI people

For the second time in less than two years, a violent homophobic crackdown has left LGBTI people in Chechnya fearing for their lives. Earlier...

Bernie Sanders exposes Saudi’s government human rights violations

Bernie Sanders tweeted a video exposing Human Rights violations by the Saudi government on Thursday. "Activists are being imprisoned, tortured and murdered and the United...

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