U.S. Program’s Campaign for Black Male Achievement and Echoing Green are proud to announce the semi-finalists for the 2013 Black Male Achievement Fellowships.
Haiti must ensure that Jean-Claude “Baby Doc” Duvalier, the country’s former dictator, stands trial on charges arising from systematic human rights abuses, as required by international law.
More than 50 countries have been implicated in kidnapping, detention, and torture as part of the CIA’s secret detention and extraordinary rendition programs, according to the Open Society Justice Initiative.
La policía española es culpable de realizar identificaciones y controles a personas que “no parecen españolas”, y así ha sido manifestado por una organización internacional de derechos humanos
Spanish police are guilty of focusing identity checks and stops on people who “do not look Spanish,” according to a statement by an international human rights law group to the U.N’s top expert on racism and discrimination.
The European Court of Human Rights (ECHR) has reinforced the right of individuals to access the internet, in a ruling against an attempt to block online content by Turkey in 2009.
The Open Society Justice Initiative and the UNHCR are jointly appealing to the U.S. government to take further action to end the hardships facing stateless people in the United States.
Le tribunal a conclu que les techniques utilisées par les agents de la CIA ont impliqué des traitements dégradants assimilables à la torture.
The European Court ruling said Khaled El-Masri's story of mistaken rendition and torture by the CIA was established "beyond reasonable doubt."
The European Court of Human Rights will deliver its judgment on December 13 in a landmark case addressing Macedonia's role in the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency's programe of extraordinary rendition.