New Internationalist

Human Rights

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Free Mazen Darwish

We must stand in solidarity with Syria’s human rights defenders, says Salman Rushdie.

Filed in: Human Rights Syria

Is anybody out there?

ISIS’ savagery must not blind us to the bravery of civil-society activists, says Hania Mourtada.

Filed in: Human Rights Syria

Tweeting from ‘paradise’, one disappearance at a time

Jameela Freitas reports on the UAE’s enforced disappearance practice, which has been heavily criticized internationally.

Filed in: Human Rights United Arab Emirates

‘I refuse to be a slave to anyone’

Noreen Sadik reports on the case of Palestinian hunger striker Mohammad Allan.

Filed in: Human Rights Israel Palestine

Twisting Amnesty’s proposal to decriminalize sex workers

Why are we still confused by the idea that sex workers have human rights? asks Beulah Devaney.

Filed in: Human Rights Sexual Politics Women Work

The tragedy of young migrants in austerity-hit Greece

Undocumented refugees fleeing conflict and poverty are most vulnerable to exploitation, writes Jameela Freitas on World Day against Human Trafficking.

Filed in: Greece Human Rights Migration Refugees

Burma’s Rohingya: the invisible people

The country’s democratic changes have yet to reach its ethnic minorities. Tina Burrett and Christopher Simons report.

Filed in: Burma Human Rights Politics

Government intrusion and the loss of human rights

14 years of fighting the ‘war on terror’ has left us all less secure, says Amit Singh.

Filed in: England Human Rights Law Politics United States

Interview with Maryam Abdulhadi al-Khawaja

Cristiana Moisescu talks to the Bahraini activist, who smiles in the face of adversity.

Filed in: Bahrain Human Rights

Blinded in ‘paradise’

With India touting Kashmir as a dream tourist destination, Uzma Falak reports on the reality – and the ongoing police brutality.

Filed in: Human Rights India Kashmir Politics Violence

Death in the Mediterranean

Migrant search-and-rescue operations are fraught with danger. Tim Baster and Isabelle Merminod meet those on the frontline.

Filed in: Human Rights Italy Migration

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