GCHR is concerned for the health of imprisoned women human rights defenders in Iran including several who are ill or who have been on hunger strike.
There was a huge people-powered shift, seismic enough to overcome big money’s grip on many issues. Still, there is much unfinished business to be done.
CPJ urges Tanzanian lawmakers to revise a set of proposed legislative amendments, some of which would pose undue restrictions on freedom of expression.
Former state and federal prisoners, including those on parole, would have the right to vote in California, approved by an Assembly committee.
U.N. Human Rights chief Michelle urges Venezuelan government to free hundreds of jailed dissidents who were arrested for participating in peaceful protests.
Turkey’s opposition won decisively in the controversial re-vote in the Istanbul mayoral election. The victory is a significant defeat for President Erdogan .
It is illegal for any person to solicit, accept, or receive anything of value from a foreign national in connection with a U.S. election.
The Trump administration has supported plenty of moves to make it harder to vote. But an under-the-radar action President Trump took last year.
All six have been traveling around the country, focusing on the capital city of Nouakchott, where a large portion of the country’s population is centered.
President Trump has asserted executive privilege over documents that were subpoenaed by Congress related to adding citizenship question to the 2020 census.