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  • Apr 1 2015
  • 11:35am
The immoral maze of the death penalty
The US state of Oklahoma’s recent move to introduce nitrogen gas executions has apparently been 'inspired' (if that’s the right word) by the former Conservative...
  • Mar 31 2015
  • 6:19pm
The UK’s Modern Slavery Act – how will businesses react?
When The Economist features an article titled Modern Slave
  • Mar 30 2015
  • 1:24pm
MPs are no more. Long live the PPC!
By Laura Trevelyan, Amnesty's Advocacy Coordinator - Outreach.
  • Mar 27 2015
  • 5:50pm
My memo to Nigeria's next president: you must prioritise human rights
As tens of millions Nigerians prepare to cast their vote for their next president, my message to the winner of these elections is this: make human rights your top priority.
  • Mar 26 2015
  • 10:47pm
News: Jacqueline Montanez’s Sentence Overturned
This month we heard the good news that Jacqueline Montanez’s sentence of life imprisonment without the possibility of parole has been officially vacated.