‘Improperly veiled’ women should be made to feel unsafe, say Iran supreme leader reps

Iranian women wearing face masks walk down a street in the capital Tehran amid the novel coronavirus pandemic on August 9, 2020. (AFP) Yaghoub Fazeli, Al Arabiya English Monday 05 October 2020 Representatives of Iran’s supreme leader are urging law enforcement to make public places “unsafe” for women who are...

Happy International Women’s Day

On behalf of the WFF Team: Happy international women’s day to all of you who’ve led us to this moment. Cheers to women who have built each other up, and champions who are leading. United, we can achieve anything. #WomensDay for #SDG5 among all other basic rights! We are the force for change

The U.N. Human Rights Council whitewashes brutality

Washington Post Op-Ed by Niki Haley, U.S. ambassador to the United Nations. The president of Venezuela, whose government shoots protesters in the street, recently thanked the international community for its “universal vote of confidence” in that country’s commitment to human rights. The Cuban deputy foreign minister, whose government imprisons thousands...

50th Anniversary of Amnesty International

May 02, 2012 at 12:00 AM  New Song to Benefit Amnesty International New York Times Blog – One of the last musical projects Levon Helm participated in at his rustic studio in Woodstock, N.Y., was “Toast to Freedom,” a heart-warming single that will go on sale Wednesday to raise money for Amnesty International on its...