The children of the 1984 Sikh massacre survivors continue to suffer, 32 years on.. When will they see the light of justice?
#IWillGoOut – an opportunity to raise our voices against the reported incidents of sexual assault and an attempt to reclaim the streets of Bengaluru to show that we have the right to be safe on the streets of the city that we call home.

It is an event open to all the residents of Bengaluru.

21st Jan, 2017. Join the movement #IWillGoOut. Reclaim the streets of Bengaluru. For details email:...
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I Will Go Out! - National Event

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A reporter’s account of what transpired at Hyderabad Central University when Dalit students tried to commemorate Rohith Vemula’s death anniversary.

Commemoration, Arrests and a Vow to Fight On

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That which unites us is always greater than that which divides us. Yet, around the world, the forces of division seem to be gathering momentum. - Salil Shetty, Amnesty International’s Secretary General.

Defending global human rights in the Trump era - Amnesty International Australia

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Chelsea Manning is finally due for release.

On 17 January, President Obama commuted her 35-year prison sentence for leaking classified US government documents to the website WikiLeaks.

In 2015, she told us why speaking out against injustice can be a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity and why speaking out is worth the risk.

Here's an updated interview with Chelsea from 2015:

Chelsea Manning: ‘Why speaking out is worth the risk’

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AMAZING NEWS! Chelsea Manning will finally walk free in just a few months. Massive thanks to everyone who took action for her release. [ Amn.st Link ]
Students from across Delhi and Punjab talk about issues that matter. Come, listen to their opinions on the 31st of January at the India International Centre. For more details, contact youthconference@amnesty.co.in
Amnesty International India is organising a Youth Conference for young people to raise their voices on the injustices of the 1984 Sikh massacre. Come join us on the 31st of January at the India International Centre.

For more details, contact youthconference@amnesty.co.in
Today Raif Badawi will spend a fifth birthday in prison.

Raif is sentenced to 10 years in prison and 1,000 lashes for setting up a website in Saudi Arabia.

Raif: We're thinking of you and your family, and we'll continue to fight for your freedom!
Yesterday, in response to the sexual assaults reported on New Years Eve, we joined many groups and individuals from across Bengaluru to stand up against sexual violence. #readytoreport
Findings by India’s National Human Rights Commission that at least 16 Adivasi women were raped and assaulted by state police personnel must lead to an independent investigation into the cases, Amnesty International India said today.

On 7 January, the National Human Rights Commission (NHRC) stated that it had investigated three cases of alleged sexual violence by security forces against...
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Independent investigation required into sexual violence against Adivasi women - Amnesty International India

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It has been 10 days since women were sexually assaulted on the streets of Bengaluru on 31 December. Come protest with us and other groups against sexual violence today. Join us at Cauvery Emporium at the crossroads of M.G. Road and Brigade Road at 5 pm

We Refuse! We Resist! We Reclaim!

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We've got a few days left Demand President Obama to #PardonSnowden before leaving office.Raise your voice! @Snowden @POTUS. @amnesty_sjc St.Joseph's College of Arts and Science,Bangalore Sign the petition : [ Amnestyusa.org Link ]
Members of a Dalit and working class cultural troupe Kabir Kala Manch were granted bail by the Supreme Court after nearly 4 years in custody. The Court observed that period of custody cannot be prolonged indefinitely in a democracy

4 years on, culture troupe trio gets bail

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Amnesty International India's youth conference will be held 31st January at India International Center in New Delhi. For more details please contact Youthconference@amnesty.co.in
The sexual assault incidents on New Year's eve in Bengaluru have caused major outrage and brought back to focus the culture of silence around reporting sexual violence. Gopika Bashi, our campaigner for Women's Rights, writes about the concrete steps the Karnataka authorities must take to ensure that women can report sexual violence safely, with dignity and without facing prejudice, in this...
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Only 1 of 100 women report sexual violence, guess why - Bangalore Mirror -

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While many of us stood in solidarity with Native American protests at Standing Rock vs. the North Dakota pipeline, learn about how Adivasi land right here in India is acquired for coal mining.

Video in collaboration with the fabulous Falana Films
Simi Unadkat writes on 'him', as suggested by Terribly Tiny Tales [ Bit.ly Link ] #readytoreport
Join us for demanding justice for the victims of 1984 Sikh massacre.