#Amnesty International

  • Article: '5 Minutes to Midnight': Amnesty Warns Catastrophic Climate Change Is Near
    Environment

    '5 Minutes to Midnight': Amnesty Warns Catastrophic Climate Change Is Near

    Sept. 6, 2018|Thomson Reuters Foundation

    "We are at five minutes to midnight. We're right there at the precipice." Read more

  • Article: All EU Countries Are 'Complicit' in Deaths of Migrants and Refugees: Amnesty International
    Citizenship

    All EU Countries Are 'Complicit' in Deaths of Migrants and Refugees: Amnesty International

    By Imogen Calderwood|Aug. 8, 2018

    "European governments are more concerned with keeping people out than they are with saving lives." Read more

  • Article: The Destruction of This One Port Could Cause Devastation for Yemen's Already Starving People
    Food & Hunger

    The Destruction of This One Port Could Cause Devastation for Yemen's Already Starving People

    By Imogen Calderwood|May 31, 2018

    Up to 80% of the country’s aid relief goes through the port of Hodeidah. But now it’s under threat. Read more

  • Article: Colin Kaepernick Is Amnesty International’s 2018 Ambassador of Conscience
    Citizenship

    Colin Kaepernick Is Amnesty International’s 2018 Ambassador of Conscience

    By Daniele Selby|April 23, 2018

    Kaepernick’s simple gesture at a game in 2016 inspired a peaceful protest movement. Read more

  • Article: These High-Profile Women Are Calling on Twitter to Crack Down on ‘Toxic’ Abuse
    Girls & Women

    These High-Profile Women Are Calling on Twitter to Crack Down on ‘Toxic’ Abuse

    By Imogen Calderwood|March 21, 2018

    Nicola Sturgeon, Ruth Davidson, and Laura Bates are among many revealing shocking abuse. Read more

  • Article: Amnesty International Blasts Trump, Putin, Duterte, and Others for Human Rights Abuses
    Citizenship

    Amnesty International Blasts Trump, Putin, Duterte, and Others for Human Rights Abuses

    By David Brand|Feb. 22, 2018

    Amnesty International’s State of the World’s Human Rights report analyzes 159 countries. Read more

  • Article: Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women
    Girls & Women

    Study Reveals the Alarming Scale of Online Abuse and Harassment of Women

    By Imogen Calderwood|Nov. 21, 2017|CHIME FOR CHANGE

    “You’re at home when someone sends you a graphic rape threat right into the palm of your hand." Read more

  • Article: Boko Haram Has Doubled Murders, Increased Suicide Bombings in Last 6 Months
    Citizenship

    Boko Haram Has Doubled Murders, Increased Suicide Bombings in Last 6 Months

    By Daniele Selby|Sept. 5, 2017

    “Boko Haram is once again committing war crimes on a huge scale,” says Amnesty International. Read more