Elizabeth Fraser and Anuradha Mittal

This Human Rights Day, Stand Up for Human Rights in Sri Lanka

December 10, 2016. This International Human Rights Day – themed “Stand up for someone’s rights” – there’s a lot to stand up for.  

Ethiopia’s State of Emergency: Authorizing Oppression

The government of Ethiopia has responded to a groundswell of protests, which are calling for democracy and human rights for all, by imposing a six-month long state of emergency, effective October 8.