Mark your calendars. There are TWO WEEKS left until the Human Rights Watch Film Festival at Film Society of Lincoln Center and IFC Center in New York City! Trust us, you won't want to miss our incredible lineup of films. bit.ly/HRWfilm #HRWFF
Gay purge in Chechnya; Trump in Europe; Attack on Coptic Christians in Egypt; martial law in Philippines; US admits civilian deaths in airstrike in Iraq; new video analysis of protesters beaten in Washington; Kasese killings in Uganda; and police assault on Roma in Slovakia.
#Women in #Iran face an uphill battle in the workplace, from discrimination in hiring, to travel restrictions, to punishment for using maternity leave. Current Iranian laws do not do enough to protect #women in the workplace and often limit their chances of equal access to the job market. [ Hrw.org Link ]