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  • Jul 29 2014
  • 3:33pm
His child died while he was in prison
Ángel Amílcar Colón Quevedo's eight-year-old son was dying of cancer. Ángel is a black Honduran, a member of the downtrodden Garifuna community.
  • Jul 25 2014
  • 6:11pm
The Summer of Summits - ending violence against women?
The Girl Summit, held to galvanise action to end Female Genital Mutilation (FGM) and Child, Early and Forced Marriage was
  • Jul 22 2014
  • 12:36pm
'My life is in constant danger' - campaigning in Gambia
I’ve just spoken to a human rights activist working in Gambia. Just publishing his name would be enough to get him arrested.
  • Jul 20 2014
  • 11:59am
Show your support for Afghan women workers at risk
  In Afghanistan, being a doctor, teacher, working in the police force or politics puts you at huge risk – especially if you’re a woman.
  • Jul 18 2014
  • 2:33pm
Take a few minutes to remember Mandela
  Have you got a minute? Or 67 minutes to be precise? Put them to good use because today is a special day.