Dec 11 2017 4:23PM
Write for Rights at our December meeting
Everyone is invited to join us for our last meeting of 2017, which as usual will be held at the Friends Meeting House, 37, Maidenhead Road at 7.00 this Wednesday (December 13th). Bring along your 'ready to send' Write for Rights cards....
Dec 11 2017 4:09PM
Carol singing for Amnesty
If you can come carol singing to raise funds for Amnesty please come along on Monday December 18 th at 7 pm. Meet at the top end of Broad Walk (near the telephone box). You are welcome to join us for refreshments at Jo and Roger’s afte...
Dec 11 2017 3:57PM
New Year - new engagement with human rights?
If you are keen to become more involved with human rights during 2018 why not consider the free online course about Human Rights Defenders? Human rights defenders have the courage to stand up against injustice. Learn about their storie...
Dec 8 2017 4:53PM
Human Rights Parliamentary event 2017
Ellie (in the centre of the group) from Stratford Amnesty Group joined other Amnesty members and human rights activists from across the country for the Human Rights Event in parliament. This was an opportunity to engage MPs and Peers i...
Dec 1 2017 2:28PM
HUMAN FLOW Premiere Live + Ai Wei Wei in Conversation with Jon Snow and special guests
HUMAN FLOW Premiere Live + Ai Wei Wei in Conversation with Jon Snow and special guests. Satellite broadcast from the Barbican Milton Hall to Stratford on Avon. Fleeing climate change-driven starvation, wars and political repression are...
Dec 1 2017 9:46AM
Write for Rights Campaign 2017
Your words are powerful. 'Letters from Amnesty supporters ... were really powerful and helped me to stay strong. They protected us because the authorities knew thousands of people were watching'. Fred Bauma, pro-democracy activist in D...
Dec 1 2017 9:21AM
December diary
Thursday, December 7th, 10 - 12 drop-in, letter writing at The Falcon Hotel, (use Ely Street entrance). All welcome at this informal session. Wednesday, December 13th, 7pm , Monthly meeting at The Friends' Meeting House, 37 Maidenhead...
Nov 26 2017 1:39PM
Tulip Siddiq and Emma Thompson appeal for Nazanin
An innocent mother is in jail. We cannot forget Nazanin Zaghari-Radcliffe says Tulip Siddiq and Emma Thompson
Nov 14 2017 3:11PM
Help get Nazanin home
I’m sure you have seen Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe’s case in the headlines over the past week. Her photo may be on the front pages of newspapers but sadly Nazanin remains behind bars in Iran, imprisoned on ridiculous false charges of esp...