Young boys have been tortured, raped and killed by authorities in Somalia. Two remain jailed for life after a corrupt trial. Take action and demand their release today.
Young boys have been tortured raped and killed by authorities in Somalia

Demand justice for boys tortured and sentenced to life

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We are so thrilled to hear Taiwan's Constitutional Court said YES to same-sex marriage! This landmark ruling that the country’s current marriage law is unconstitutional as it discriminates against same-sex couples, is a key milestone to Taiwan becoming the first country in Asia to legalize same-sex marriage. The judges have given lawmakers two years to amend or enact relevant laws. Amnesty...
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We are so thrilled to hear Taiwans Constitutional Court said YES to
Our thoughts are with all those affected by the horrific attack in Manchester last night. The response to this kind of attack must always be more love, just like we've seen from the people of Manchester coming together to offer lifts, tea and places to stay. We have more in common than that which divides us.
Our thoughts are with all those affected by the horrific attack in
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Now is not the time to stay silent. Your voice is powerful, and much needed on 8 June in the General Election. But it won't be heard unless you register to vote. Do it now - it only takes 5 minutes: [ Amn.st Link ]
Now is not the time to stay silent Your voice is powerful
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Human rights are under threat both at home and abroad. The upcoming General Election is your chance to raise your voice for human rights. Your MP-to-be wants to hear from you, so tell them to do the same. Act now: [ Amn.st Link ]
Human rights are under threat both at home and abroad The upcoming
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CHELSEA MANNING IS FREE!
An amazing day! A human rights heroine has walked free from military prison after seven years in detention. Thank you to everyone who called for Chelsea's release - you really have made a difference. [ Amn.st Link ]
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Russ Goodwin
Tomorrow, Chelsea Manning will walk free. THANK YOU to all of you who signed a petition for her freedom or sent Chelsea a message over the years - you really have made a difference. See how you helped keep Chelsea's spirits up in prison, and listen to Chelsea's story, in her own words.
Tomorrow Chelsea Manning will walk free THANK YOU to all of you

Chelsea Manning, human rights heroine and trailblazing whistleblower, will walk free tomorrow

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Margaret Walker
Amnesty's London to Brighton 54 mile cycle challenge takes place this September. With plenty of help and support from Amnesty along the way, if you think you have what it takes then why not sign up today? ↓
Amnestys London to Brighton 54 mile cycle challenge takes place this September

Cycle London to Brighton

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Over 20,000 have emailed El Salvador urging them to end the horrendous ban on abortion that's inflicting pain and suffering on women and young girls. Discover more and add your voice.
Over 20000 have emailed El Salvador urging them to end the horrendous

End the abortion ban in El Salvador

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Imprisoned for drawing a cartoon, subjected to 'virginity tests' for shaking her lawyer's hand - this is the story of brave Iranian artist and activist Atena Farghadani, freed one year ago after brutal and unjust treatment in prison. Her words are voiced by Homeland actress Nazanin Boniadi in our new podcast.
Imprisoned for drawing a cartoon subjected to virginity tests for shaking her

Podcast: Atena Farghadani, voiced by Nazanin Boniadi

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Carol James
Russ Goodwin
Five boys have been killed and two jailed for life in Somalia after confessions were forced out of them by torture. This is unacceptable. Email Somalia to demand justice.
Five boys have been killed and two jailed for life in Somalia

Demand justice for boys tortured and sentenced to life

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No child should ever be subjected to unnecessary, invasive and irreversible surgery to “correct” their gender. But this is exactly what's happening to intersex children in Germany and Denmark, and it’s having devastating effects on people’s physical and mental health. Find out more about this appalling situation.
No child should ever be subjected to unnecessary invasive and irreversible surgery

There's more to sex than just male and female

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Holden Mutevera
Neil Baird
Women are dying and being jailed in El Salvador due to the horrendous ban on abortion. Watch this video for the full story and take action by emailing the government by clicking here: [ Amn.st Link ]
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Ayisha Parmar
Simone Webb
The Salvadoran legislative assembly opens today and in this session they'll be debating whether to reform the country's horrendous abortion ban. You can make a difference by emailing the president of the commission.
The Salvadoran legislative assembly opens today and in this session theyll be

End the abortion ban in El Salvador

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Looking to be entertained/inspired/informed this weekend? Here's our round-up of the best human rights-related shows on Netflix right now. If you've got a recommendation, let us know!
Looking to be entertainedinspiredinformed this weekend Heres our roundup of the best

What to watch on Netflix this Spring

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Call for protection for journalists in Russia, fearing for their lives after they exposed the mass abuse of gay men in Chechnya. #WorldPressFreedomDay
Call for protection for journalists in Russia fearing for their lives after

Protect journalists who revealed abuse of gay men in Chechnya

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It's almost 100 days into Donald Trump's presidency, so today we marched 100 Statues of Liberty to the US Embassy to mark all the ways his administration has threatened people's rights so far. Our rallying cry? No ban, no wall.
Its almost 100 days into Donald Trumps presidency so today we marched

Ten ways Trump has threatened human rights in his first 100 days

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Lenore Laizans
Whoever wins the election must guarantee rights for EU citizens living in the UK. Tell the next government not to roll back rights.
Whoever wins the election must guarantee rights for EU citizens living in

Don't roll back the rights of EU citizens. Act now

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Ammar Honey
Ammar Honey
Journalists at Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta broke the story about gay men in Chechnya being rounded up. Now those journalists are fearing for their lives. Call for their protection.
Journalists at Russian newspaper Novaya Gazeta broke the story about gay men

Protect journalists who revealed abuse of gay men in Chechnya

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Sarah Wood
Cynthia Jones
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Urgent: Two more men are due to be executed tomorrow in the US state of Arkansas. We must keep up the pressure on Governor Hutchinson – what the state is doing is wrong and reckless. But it can be stopped. Add your voice now.
Urgent Two more men are due to be executed tomorrow in the

The conveyor belt of executions must stop now

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Eleanor Dent
Donna Cournoyer
Lisa Turner Reeves