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We will not let fear win. We stand with all those fleeing war & violence. #RefugeesWelcome
US leadership MUST resist knee-jerk, anti-refugee rhetoric & policies being spewed by some politicians and hate groups in wake of attacks in Beirut, Paris, Baghdad & Sana'a. Click the link in our bio to read a statement by Steven W. Hawkins, executive director of Amnesty International USA. #Refuge
US leaders MUST reject anti-#refugees rhetoric & policies in wake of #Beirut, #ParisAttacks.
Why is @WhiteHouse selling more bombs to #SaudiArabia when Saudi bombs civilians in #Yemen?
12 artists. 12 international cases. Join us on Dec. 12th in NOLA for the first ever #Art4Rights pop-up event.…
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I choose to be a radical, unapologetic #HumanRights activist.
#Chile: Young women who sought medical care after #abortion is now under house arrest.
My sister Rania & her 6 children are missing in #Syria. #Write4Rights
"I first realized that something was wrong when I couldn’t get hold of Rania. I had been calling my sister’s house phone and mobile for several days with no answer." -Nalia Alabbasi In 2013, Syrian government agents came to the home of Rania Alabbasi, a successful dentist and mother of six, and too
It's time to get serious about banning 'Killer #Robots’. Here are 10 reasons why:
1 in 10 death row inmates are veterans. On #VeteransDay demand an END to the #DeathPenalty.
4. Why is #Israel engaging in unlawful killings of #Palestinian civilians in the Occupied Palestinian Territories? Today, at 3PM EST, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will deliver a public speech at the Center for American Progress. Click the link in our bio to find out what questions we b
When #Netanyahu speaks today here are 5 crucial questions @amprog's @neeratanden should ask:
#AlbertWoodfox remains trapped in 40+ yrs of solitary confinement & a flawed legal process.
#Angola MUST free the #Angola15 now! "If Angola intends as it has stated on the past, to be a leader both within the continent and on the world stage, it must start by addressing its own concerns, particularly when the UN explicitly tells you to do so." -Sarah Hager, Chair of the Southern Africa Co-
#SaudiArabia: 151 executions so far in 2015, 68% increase over all of 2014. #DeathPenalty
Everyone has the right to seek asylum & we ALL have an obligation to help. #RefugeesWelcome
The #Syrian economy is collapsing, and the Syrian people are suffering. But the Assad regime has found a new "cash cow" that is reaping great profit for the government: #enforceddisappearances. To read more, and to find out how to take action on this issue, click the link in our bio. #AmnestyUSA #
Unlawful surveillance threatens our activism. Here’s how we can fight back: #UnfollowMe
Join @amnesty in #Baltimore for @AIUSAMARO human rights conference, Nov 14-15. Register now:
#Education is a human right NOT something governments can arbitrarily deny as punishment.
Right to #education at risk for thousands of pregnant girls in #SierraLeone.

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