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Oct 21 2017 7:20AM
Mourning for the passing of Liu Xiaobo in 100 days
21 October 2017 marks 100 days after the passing of Liu Xiaobo and Liu Xia’s missing for 98 days. A demonstration to call for an end to Liu Xia's illegal house arrest, su...
Oct 21 2017 1:40AM
London Week 7 Memorial for Liu Xiaobo: Free Liu Xia & All Prisoners of Conscience
30 August marks 49 days after the passing of Liu Xiaobo and Liu Xia’s missing for 47 days. On the International Day of the Victims of Enforced Disappearances, a demonstra...
Oct 20 2017 12:49PM
Amnesty LGBTI: National Hate Crime Awareness Week
By Daniel Theophanous “I was assaulted by a man whilst I was holding hands with my lesbian partner. He grabbed me from behind and thrust himself into me, then verbally at...
Oct 19 2017 12:21PM
Taking a Knee
By Elisa Colton, Amnesty Speaker Programme Volunteer. Let me start by saying I'm not usually a sports fan. American sports in particular, with their intricate rules, exci...
Oct 11 2017 3:37PM
Australia's shame - why Europe must not follow its hard-hearted policies on refugees
Written by Claire Mallinson, Director of Amnesty Australia* Naru - 'Island of Despair' The Australian government’s offshore processing system for refugees and asylum-seek...