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  • Oct 30 2015
  • 9:53am
After more than 13 years, Shaker Aamer has been released from Guantánamo Bay
When I helped organise a protest against Guantánamo Bay in 2007, I had no idea that I would still be campaigning agains
  • Oct 26 2015
  • 4:00pm
Travelling to England for an abortion was my only option
We found out we were expecting our second child in June 2012. My husband and I were thrilled. We booked an early scan for later that week. They said I was seven weeks pregnant.
  • Nov 25 2015
  • 6:07pm
Raising a glass to press freedom
A TV journalist is shot dead in Pakistan, a photographer tortured in Egypt, a radio station raided in Sierra Leone, a fixer jailed in Turkey, a reporter murdered in Brazil, and blo...
  • Nov 25 2015
  • 2:39pm
Girls in Sierra Leone need us
By Hassatou Sambou, Country Coordinator for Senegal, Sierra Leone and Mauritania
  • Nov 24 2015
  • 3:50pm
Face to face with her former torturer in Mexico
'You did me so much harm. And now you will never forget my face.'