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Nov 4 2016 7:00PM
Solitary confinement: Fading to grey
This morning I left the house as the sun was rising, resenting the onset of winter. Dark mornings, dark evenings, and only being able to see daylight through my office wi...
Nov 4 2016 10:38AM
My teacher needs your urgent help!
by Sara Saei I am a student of Mohammad Ali Taheri, an Iranian prisoner of conscience who has spent nearly 6 years in Section 2A of Tehran’s Evin Prison. He is a writer a...
Nov 1 2016 2:53PM
More to this than meets the eye
As a young girl living in the UK in the Eighties, I was an avid viewer of Miss World beauty pageants. It’s indeed hard for me to admit this as a passionate feminist. But...
Nov 1 2016 1:50PM
Squabbling over children in Calais sends an appalling message to the rest of the world
Over recent days, the relationship between the French and UK governments has been strained by renewed disagreement over who should take responsibility for children at Cal...
Nov 1 2016 9:00AM
Introducing Write for Rights 2016
It’s here! Write for Rights 2016 launches to our valued activists today, and I’m excited to reveal the people we’d like you to write to for this year’s campaign, and how...