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  • Oct 10 2014
  • 3:31pm
Meet 'citizen four' and see why we should fear mass government surveillance
Video In January 2013, filmmaker Laura Poitras was several years into the making of a film about abuses of national security in post-9/11 America.
  • Oct 23 2014
  • 10:15am
Amnesty release poll showing majority in NI back abortion law reforms in DOJ consultation
The Department of Justice in Northern Ireland has opened the public consultation 
  • Oct 22 2014
  • 5:32pm
An English woman, a Scottish woman and a Northern Irish woman walk into an abortion clinic
An English woman, a Scottish woman and a Northern Irish woman walk into an abortion clinic.
  • Oct 20 2014
  • 12:11pm
The Ghoncheh Ghavami case: another Iranian own goal
There’s quite a good Twitter account I follow which specialises in anti-jokes. The jokes go a bit like this. “Q: How do you explain the offside rule to a woman?
  • Oct 20 2014
  • 11:10am
Hong Kong protests: How young activists led the way
I wouldn’t say I am an organiser of the demonstrations – there is no one organiser here. But young people and students have definitely been the primary initiators.