October 2012 (3)
Oct 29 2012 2:55PM
'Call Me Kuchu' - the secret world of Uganda's LGBT rights activists

This is a guest post by Katherine Fairfax Wright and Malika Zouhali-Worrall, the filmmakers behind feature documentary Call me Kuchu. When we started filming Call Me Kuchu, our documentary about David Kato, the first openly gay man in...

Oct 5 2012 4:57PM
Multimedia monk scoops human rights gong

Venerable Luon Sovath, a Buddhist monk from Cambodia, has won a top human rights award - the Martin Ennals Award for Human Rights Defenders 2012. Known as the ‘multimedia monk’, Sovath has collected video evidence of communities caught...

Oct 4 2012 12:58PM
Infographic: California's prisoner isolation units

We've launched a new report on solitary confinment, which details the lengths California is willing to take to isolate prisoners -sometimes for as long as 20 years or more. More than 3,000 prisoners in California are in 'Secrutiy...