Campaigning for human rights in the age of the internet | Archive 2010 June | Amnesty International UK
June 2010 (4)
Jun 28 2010 12:20AM
Still waiting for the toilet
Rose George is not afraid to write about toilets, or the lack of them. Her Guardian article points out the importance of sanitation for preventing disease and says that many countries are falling short. She says that the sanitation par...
Jun 27 2010 11:18PM
Beat the Bullies - support for people with learning disabilities
Beat the Bullies is a film that had its first showing in Birmingham recently. It aims to help people with learning disabilities cope with bullying. It was made by a group of adults with learning disabilities who live in the city.
Jun 11 2010 9:33PM
Did you see Unreported World this evening?
Unreported World is the Channel 4 series that brings us the harsh realities of life in many places around the world where there is violence and conflict. To balance the traumatic scenes shown there are often stories about local people...
Jun 3 2010 10:06AM
Investigate the attacks properly and end the blockade of Gaza
Avaaz have a petition calling for an international investigation into the attacks on the fleet of ships carrying aid for Gaza and for an end to the blockade. The petition reached 200 000 within 24 hours and more than 400 000 by 6 June...