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Jun 26 2018 11:05AM
On winning the Amnesty CILIP Honour 2018 for The Hate U Give
Speech by Angie Thomas, 18 June 2018 © Valerie Schmidt "Like many of you, I am tired. I don’t mean physical exhaustion, although I do have my fair share of that since I stayed up well past midnight in order to work on my second book. I...
Jun 21 2018 10:08PM
My First Pride
Guest blog by Amnesty International Scotland volunteer Emma Jevons Edinburgh held its annual 2018 Pride March on Saturday, and as a new volunteer with Amnesty International Scotland, I was beyond excited to get involved. Historically v...
Jun 21 2018 6:31PM
Thierry Noir on art, fashion and human rights
As part of our collaboration with Everpress to launch 50 limited edition T-shirt designs to raise awareness of the evils of censorship, we caught up with artist and activist Thierry Noir.
Jun 19 2018 12:22PM
Pakistan: New call to end discrimination against Ahmadiyyah Muslims
We have continued to take action to raise awareness of the discrimination against the Ahmadiyyah Muslims in Pakistan.
Jun 15 2018 2:19PM
Brexit: The day politicians left our human rights protections behind
Politicians have voted to take away the EU Charter of Rights after Brexit - this is a serious step backwards for human rights in the UK.