New Internationalist

Human Rights

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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

Prison store rip-offs

Brandon Astor Jones on getting a raw deal from money-driven jails.

Filed in: Human Rights Prisons United States

Genocide by any other name

Media attention has focused on the plight of Rohingya refugees, but their background story is repeatedly ignored, says Neda Tehrani.

Filed in: Burma Human Rights Minorities

‘The tyrant can’t destroy the art’

International artists call for Putin to release Ukrainian filmmaker Oleg Sentsov. Cristiana Moisescu reports.

Filed in: Human Rights Russia Ukraine

Dilemma of justice under Indian rule in Kashmir

Uzma Falak reports on a problem of powerlessness and the struggle against it.

Filed in: Human Rights India Kashmir Law

What justice, Mr Gove?

Scrapping the EU human rights act is high on the new Justice Secretary’s list of priorities, but it would be a disaster, says Neda Tehrani.

Filed in: Europe Human Rights Law Politics

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