Amnesty International

Hope Guantanamo

THE MORAL HAZARDS OF TORTURE

by: Blaine Skrainka


Since the killing of Osama bin Laden in May, proponents of enhanced interrogation and torture have again raised their voices claiming vindication for their hawkish policies. It is far from clear that these techniques actually […]

Tags: Amnesty International, Black Sites, Blaine Skrainka, Enhanced Interrogation Techniques, Foreign Policy, Kyle Foggo, Maher Arar, Moral Conflicts, Osama bin Laden, The Wild Magazine, Torture, world
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HAPPY BIRTHDAY AMNESTY: 50!!

by: Garance Wilkens


One of Amnesty International’s greatest achievements in its 50 years of human rights work has been to bridge the gap between people whose human rights are violated and those people who are prepared to campaign […]

Tags: Alexander Calder, Amnesty 50 years, Amnesty International, Clare Bracey, Faile, Garance Wilkens, Human Rights, Juan Miro, LGBT, Louis Blom-Cooper, Nate Lowman, Nelson Mandela, Pablo Picasso, The Wild Magazine, Vanessa Beecroft, world
Ai Weiwei

ARTIST AI WEIWEI ARRESTED

by: Garance Wilkens


Ai Weiwei, an internationally known Chinese artist and critic of the government; Wen Tao, his friend and assistant; Zhang Jingsong, his cousin and driver; Hu Mingfen, his accountant; and Liu Zhenggang, a designer, are all […]

Tags: Ai Weiwei, Amnesty International, repression in China, the WILD, The Wild Magazine

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