AmnestyInternational

AmnestyInternational


We've been fighting the bad guys since 1961 - you can join us! Official Amnesty International USA profile - RTs≠endorsements.

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Said @lynn_maalouf  : “This worrying evidence signals that the Iraqi security forces have resumed their lethal campaign of repression against protesters who are simply exercising their rights to freedom of expression and to peaceful assembly. "

“The use of lethal force to silence dissent must stop immediately. The authorities have had months to change course away from violent repression. Protesters have a right to expect that the security forces protect – not arbitrarily kill and maim – them.”

"The fact that they are testifying at this high-profile hearing shows the CIA's failure to root out the human rights abuses at the heart of its counter-terror programme." - @AmnestyOnline 's Julia Hall

The #TruthAbout Homestead is that Homestead is not a home for children. Tell that to the Trump administration:

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Your letters make a difference. #W4R19  Write a letter, change a life:

Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right.

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Let the Rohingya speak for themselves. Read more from @saadhammadi 

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We really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really really need everyone to remember that seeking asylum is a fundamental human right.

US can't tell other countries to improve their records on policing and peaceful assembly if it won't clean up its own human rights record

Concerned about reports of force against protesters in #StandingRock . Peaceful protest is a human right and police must show restraint.

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BREAKING: We are issuing a rare call for a halt to a vote on President Trump’s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the #SCOTUS  unless and until any information relevant to Kavanaugh’s possible involvement in human rights violations.

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BREAKING: We have withdrawn our highest honour, the Ambassador of Conscience Award, from Aung San Suu Kyi, in light of the Myanmar leader’s shameful betrayal of the values she once stood for.

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The people of Sudan are protesting for their freedom, but authorities have shut down the internet and led a brutal crackdown in a bid to close them off from the rest of the world. The world needs to know what’s happening in Sudan. Help get their message out. #WeAreSudan 

Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. Abortion is a human right. #DemDebate 

2 weeks since abduction of Nigerian school girls. Where is the government? #BringBackOurGirls 

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Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. Journalism is not a crime. #WorldPressFreedomDay 

Seeking asylum is a human right. Seeking asylum is a human right. Seeking asylum is a human right. Seeking asylum is a human right. Seeking asylum is a human right. Seeking asylum is a human right. Seeking asylum is a human right. SEEKING ASYLUM IS A HUMAN RIGHT.

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