• 2020-07-02

    Ethiopia cracks down following protests over popular singer’s murder; detainees at a facility in Yemen face serious health risks in pandemic; donor conference on Syria fails to make push on education; atrocities by Sahel security forces fueling… Read more

  • 2020-07-01

    Malawi’s new president should protect rights; Hong Kong protests against China’s security law persist; Bangladesh cracks down on critics; Japan questions… Read more

  • 2020-06-29

    Plus: Covid-19's economic effects in the UK; good and bad news from the US; latest in China's campaign against the Uyghurs; and Syrian security forces beat and arrest peaceful protesters.

  • 2020-06-26

    Education and Syrian refugees; southeast Asian leaders need to act urgently on Rohingya; Bangladesh arrests child for Facebook post; an assault on women's rights in the Maldives; authorities stifling criticism in Russia; take action to #… Read more

  • 2020-06-25

    New report on matrimonial property abuses against Kenyan women; war crimes indictment against president of Kosovo; Ken Roth on the need to stop authoritarian rot in Europe; "hostage taking" by China; alarming Covid-19 situation in Burundi;… Read more

  • 2020-06-23

    Unrelenting killings in Congo’s Ituri province; sickening attacks on the Croatian border; a "wake-up call to warlords" in Libya; Sudan slipping on reforms; the UN chief needs to correct his "list of shame"; a half step forward for children in… Read more

  • 2020-06-22

    Plus: EU leaders need to go beyond words at today's EU-China summit; spyware used against Moroccan journalist; Russian blogger targeted for anti-racist posts; National Indigenous People’s Day in Canada; and a way to support human rights work… Read more

  • 2020-06-21

    Trending rights tweets this week:

  • 2020-06-19

    Reparations needed to address legacy of slavery in US; Juneteenth celebrations as a positive counterpoint to Trump rally in Tulsa; growing internet control and censorship in Russia; coal plants threaten world’s largest mangrove forest; Myanmar… Read more

  • 2020-06-18

    Racist policing in France; police targeting medics at US protests; ending violence and harassment at work worldwide; school closures in Afghanistan; trying to take away immigration detainees' phones in Australia; Japan beverage giant Kirin should… Read more

  • 2020-06-15

    Plus: need for free speech protection in Iraq; Polish president dehumanizes LGBT people; EU foreign ministers must defend the ICC; interview with Azimjon Askarov; death of Egyptian LGBT activist; school closures particularly hard on children with… Read more

  • 2020-06-14

    Trending rights tweets this week: