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Jan 30 2017 2:34PM
Seven short videos to introduce human rights in education
By Bashayer Aljaber, Amnesty Speaker Programme Volunteer Short films and videos can be useful conversation starters for teachers, educators, facilitators or anyone wishin...
Jan 26 2017 5:54PM
Demand that Theresa May raises human rights with President Trump
It’s been a rollercoaster of a week. It was never going to be otherwise. As Donald Trump fulfils some of his manifesto promises and tramples over the rights of people aro...
Jan 26 2017 4:49PM
Does writing to your MP actually work?
Would it surprise you to know that politicians are considered less trustworthy than journalists and estate agents? In its annual survey of trusted professions, Ipsos MORI...
Jan 26 2017 11:03AM
Trump’s global gag is a devastating blow for women’s rights
By Erika Guevara-Rosas, Amnesty's Americas Director The image of a group of men in suits making decisions about the rights of women is becoming an emblematic sign of the...
Jan 20 2017 2:36PM
Standing up for human rights under President Trump’s administration
Written by Margaret Huang, executive director at Amnesty International USA On the 20th of January, the eyes of the world will be on Washington, DC as a new U.S. president...