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Apr 26 2017 6:24PM
How President Trump has threatened human rights in his first 100 days
As Donald Trump’s first 100 days in power come to a close, we’ve rounded up some of the ways he has threatened human rights in the US and around the world. The threat to...
Apr 26 2017 6:23PM
When football welcomed refugees
By Naomi Westland, Press & PR Manager at Amnesty UK Eighty years ago today, when General Franco ordered Nazi planes to drop 22 tons of explosives on Guernica during the S...
Apr 25 2017 10:32AM
Standing Together Against Hate
We all have the right to be treated without discrimination. Alarming reports of an increase in hate crimes across the UK have been in the spotlight since the EU referendu...
Apr 24 2017 5:27PM
Surviving the ongoing crisis in Venezuela
By Marcos Gomez, Director of Amnesty Venezuela The seemingly endless crisis in Venezuela appears to have entered a new dark and alarming chapter. As if from the pages of...
Apr 24 2017 5:00PM
A short history of human rights and children’s books
By Nicky Parker, Publisher at Amnesty International UK. This is the second year of the Amnesty CILIP Honour, an extra commendation for two books on the Carnegie and Green...